rsync 2.5.4 on win2k machine

Raviraj Murdeshwar rmurdeshwar at
Thu Mar 21 05:12:34 EST 2002

I installed cygwin, and it had rsync packaged with it.'
I tried win95 setup given on rsync ftp site, but it did not work on win2k.

do you know, what are the additional steps required for rsync setup on win2k

thanks ..
Raviraj Murdeshwar
Siebel Systems, Inc.

-----Original Message-----
From: David Starks-Browning [mailto:starksb at]
Sent: Wednesday, March 20, 2002 12:11 AM
To: Raviraj Murdeshwar
Cc: 'rsync at'
Subject: rsync 2.5.4 on win2k machine

On Tuesday 19 Mar 02, Raviraj Murdeshwar writes:
> Hi,
> i have downloaded rsync 2.5.4 source and was trying to compile it on win2k
> machine.
> is it supported on win2k machine ?

It requires Cygwin, which you can get from <>.
Moreover, you can install rsync directly using the Cygwin Setup
program.  Neat!


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