newbie: rsync and ssh and password
realother at wildape.com
Wed Sep 26 20:15:27 EST 2001
peter lindsay wrote:
> I've got the following command that works fine; it prompt for a password
> then runs okay:
> "rsync -az -e ssh myserver.ac.uk:/var/lib/mysql
> I wanted to run it as a script so put it into a file called rsync.sh and
> chmod +x 'd it.
> It runs as a script okay but still prompts for a password.
> I read "man ssh" and the bit about "BatchMode" and "yes" but didn't really
> follow it.
> Is there quick way to implement my script please anyone ?
> Many thanks,
> Pete Lindsay
> Peter Lindsay
> School of Computer Science
> University of St Andrews
> St Andrews
> Fife, KY16 9SS
> Telephone +44 (0)1334 462824 ( Direct Line )
> Email plindsay at dcs.st-and.ac.uk
you have to use ssh-keygen
check it out
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