rsync usage... and I did RTFM
dwd at bell-labs.com
Thu Feb 7 02:11:24 EST 2002
Sorry, but that advice is wrong. Daniel's using the single colon so his
rsyncd.conf is being ignored. Ross needs JD Paul's patch which hasn't bee
On Tue, Feb 05, 2002 at 11:58:55PM -0500, Daniel Ouellet wrote:
> Sure you can. Unless you are looking for a log that I don't know about.
> All my server only have ssh and not only the log is written to a file on the
> /var/log/rsyncd.log, but I did set it up to email me a copy of the transfer
> My crontab have:
> 15 * * * * /usr/local/bin/rsync -e
> ssh -auvz --exclude "/*/logs/" --delete youruser at yourserver:/sites/ /sites
> 2>&1 | tee /var/log/rsync.out | mail -s "`/bin/hostname` rsync update" root
> I run the server in daemon mode.
> The server side is:
> log file = /var/log/rsyncd.log
> pid file = /var/run/rsyncd.pid
> lock file = /var/run/rsync.lock
> read only=yes
> And I setup my DSA key on the server to be trusted so that the cron don't
> have to enter the password at every time.
> Finally there is two great articles on how to setup the SSH side of it with
> the passphare instead of empty one.
> Hope this help.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: rsync-admin at lists.samba.org [mailto:rsync-admin at lists.samba.org]On
> Behalf Of Ross Becker
> Sent: Tuesday, February 05, 2002 11:48 AM
> To: 'rsync at lists.samba.org'
> Subject: rsync usage... and I did RTFM
> Hey folks,
> I've been through the rsync documentation, and to the best of my ability,
> I dont see how to do exactly what I wish to do. I'd go through the mailing
> list archives, but there doesnt seem to be a search function.
> Essentially, I need to rsync securely between some sites, but I want logs
> written. The problem is, it appears that using rsyncd is the only way to
> get logs, but if you use rsyncd, there's no way to use ssh for secure
> transfers. Is there any way to both get logs written and use ssh at the same
> --Ross Becker
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