How rsync can work only with rsh/ssh

Davide Montesin mail at
Wed Apr 24 02:04:06 EST 2002


I use rsync with ssh. My question is: how can
rsync work only with ssh without scp o sftp?
I have installed only rsync and ssh on
my windows machine. Is the scp or sftp
integrated within rsync? Why rsync need
a shell? For login?

Thanks in advance.
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