modules madness / ssh regardless of daemon

Ben Ricker bricker at
Tue Nov 20 06:29:03 EST 2001

On Mon, 2001-11-19 at 13:07, M. Drew Streib wrote:
> On Mon, Nov 19, 2001 at 01:50:47PM -0500, Brian Clark wrote:
> > I'm now wondering how I'm going to mirror anything unattended without
> > having a valid ssh login/password in a file some where. On top of
> > that, -e ssh renders rsyncd.conf useless (hosts access, auth users,
> > etc.). :-\

You can use public key authentication to use SSH as the transport for
unattended scripting of rsync over ssh. I do it with a number of

Ben Ricker
System Administrator

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