Ftp sync error when file size unchanged

What is the problem you are having with rclone?

sync from ftp_server to local

text file changed from 01 -> 011
sync have effect to local

but text file changed from 01->02
sync have no effect to local

What is your rclone version (output from rclone version)

rclone v1.51.0

  • os/arch: windows/amd64
  • go version: go1.13.7

Which OS you are using and how many bits (eg Windows 7, 64 bit)

windows 10, 64 bit

Which cloud storage system are you using? (eg Google Drive)

filezilla ftp server

The command you were trying to run (eg rclone copy /tmp remote:tmp)

rclone sync svn_backup:/test_ftp E:\tmp\test\test_ftp\

The rclone config contents with secrets removed.

[svn_backup]
type = ftp
host = joe-pc
user = svn
pass = ********************

A log from the command with the -vv flag

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C:\Users\Administrator>rclone sync svn_backup:/test_ftp E:\tmp\test\test_ftp\ -vv
2020/07/29 09:44:58 DEBUG : rclone: Version "v1.51.0" starting with parameters ["rclone" "sync" "svn_backup:/test_ftp" "
E:\\tmp\\test\\test_ftp\\" "-vv"]
2020/07/29 09:44:58 DEBUG : Using config file from "C:\\Users\\Administrator\\.config\\rclone\\rclone.conf"
2020/07/29 09:44:58 DEBUG : ftp://joe-pc:21/test_ftp: Connecting to FTP server
2020/07/29 09:44:58 INFO  : Local file system at //?/E:/tmp/test/test_ftp/: Waiting for checks to finish
2020/07/29 09:44:58 DEBUG : version.txt: Sizes identical
2020/07/29 09:44:58 DEBUG : version.txt: Unchanged skipping
2020/07/29 09:44:58 INFO  : Local file system at //?/E:/tmp/test/test_ftp/: Waiting for transfers to finish
2020/07/29 09:44:58 INFO  : Waiting for deletions to finish
2020/07/29 09:44:58 INFO  :
Transferred:             0 / 0 Bytes, -, 0 Bytes/s, ETA -
Checks:                 1 / 1, 100%
Elapsed time:         0.0s

2020/07/29 09:44:58 DEBUG : 3 go routines active
2020/07/29 09:44:58 DEBUG : rclone: Version "v1.51.0" finishing with parameters ["rclone" "sync" "svn_backup:/test_ftp"
"E:\\tmp\\test\\test_ftp\\" "-vv"]

text file changed 1234->12345

C:\Users\Administrator>rclone sync svn_backup:/test_ftp E:\tmp\test\test_ftp\ -vv
2020/07/29 09:45:32 DEBUG : rclone: Version "v1.51.0" starting with parameters ["rclone" "sync" "svn_backup:/test_ftp" "
E:\\tmp\\test\\test_ftp\\" "-vv"]
2020/07/29 09:45:32 DEBUG : Using config file from "C:\\Users\\Administrator\\.config\\rclone\\rclone.conf"
2020/07/29 09:45:32 DEBUG : ftp://joe-pc:21/test_ftp: Connecting to FTP server
2020/07/29 09:45:32 INFO  : Local file system at //?/E:/tmp/test/test_ftp/: Waiting for checks to finish
2020/07/29 09:45:32 DEBUG : version.txt: Sizes differ (src 5 vs dst 4)
2020/07/29 09:45:32 INFO  : Local file system at //?/E:/tmp/test/test_ftp/: Waiting for transfers to finish
2020/07/29 09:45:32 INFO  : version.txt: Copied (replaced existing)
2020/07/29 09:45:32 INFO  : Waiting for deletions to finish
2020/07/29 09:45:32 INFO  :
Transferred:             5 / 5 Bytes, 100%, 420 Bytes/s, ETA 0s
Checks:                 1 / 1, 100%
Transferred:            1 / 1, 100%
Elapsed time:         0.0s

2020/07/29 09:45:32 DEBUG : 3 go routines active
2020/07/29 09:45:32 DEBUG : rclone: Version "v1.51.0" finishing with parameters ["rclone" "sync" "svn_backup:/test_ftp"
"E:\\tmp\\test\\test_ftp\\" "-vv"]

Can you please include a log with debug -vv as that will show what the issue is?

Thanks.

log file added, any question welcome

Can you share your rclone.conf as well without any passwords/etc.