rsync over commercial SSH?

Rusty Carruth rcarruth at
Wed Mar 13 10:26:49 EST 2002

Adrian.Blakey at wrote:
> I get the following error running rsync 2.5.2 on AIX 4.3 in combination
> with SSH Secure Shell 2.3.0.
> > rsync -e ssh myuserid at localhost:/tmp
> myuserid's password:
> /bin/ksh: rsync:  not found.
> unexpected EOF in read_timeout
> ...
> Note: my PATH is set to include /usr/local/bin which is where rsync and ssh
> are installed. rsync was installed from the binary distribution.

Sure, but on the other side of the connection, you can bet that
the PATH is not set right.  Try using the full path to ssh.


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