--password-file switch

Jochen Kächelin jk at linux.amsjk.de
Mon Jul 29 18:45:01 EST 2002

How can I use the --password-file switch with rsync in order not to
be promted for the users password so I can run rsync in a cronjob?

rsync -uavrpog -e ssh /www root at domain.tld:/DESTINATION/`date +%A`

does not work!

I always get a prompt to enter users root password!

Jochen Kaechelin

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