Fix (hack?) to get 0.7.2 to work for me

Ben Escoto
Wed, 17 Apr 2002 14:35:54 -0500

Daniel Robbins wrote:
> First of all, I *love* rdiff-backup and it was just the tool I was
> looking for.  I needed features in 0.7.2 but found that I couldn't
> backup remotely -- if I ran rdiff-backup --server, I'd get the following
> traceback:
> $ ./rdiff-backup --server
> Traceback (most recent call last):
>   File "./rdiff-backup", line 5717, in ?
>     Globals.Main.Main()
>   File "./rdiff-backup", line 5462, in Main
>     self.misc_setup(rps)
>   File "./rdiff-backup", line 5431, in misc_setup
>     rps[0].conn.Globals.set_select(1, rps[0], self.select_opts)
> IndexError: list index out of range
> I applied a simple fix that worked for me, but someone like Ben should
> verify that it doesn't cause any unwanted side-effects.  I'm attaching
> the patch to this email.  (It's a simple two-liner)

Thank you for the patch.  It looks good but I will see how this happened 
when I get back.

Ben Escoto