rsync server over SSH [includes code patches]

Martin Pool mbp at
Sat Nov 24 16:10:36 EST 2001

On 20 Nov 2001, JD Paul <jdpaul at> wrote:
> Hi --
> I've made the changes to my code changes and the new diffs (against
> 2.4.6 again) are included below.
> Syntax for running rsync server over a remote shell (e.g. ssh) is now:
> rsync [options] -e ssh source [user@]host::module[/dest]
> rsync [options] -e ssh [user@]host::module[/source] dest

That looks pretty good.   

By the way, the manual pages are generated from the .yo files, I think
because tridge thought that syntax is easier to maintain.

Because we think the hang bug is now fixed in CVS I'm inclined to
release 2.4.7 now and then put this and any other bugs discovered into


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