rsync -e ssh does not work well

jw schultz jw at
Thu Oct 24 22:56:00 EST 2002

On Thu, Oct 24, 2002 at 09:44:38PM +0300, Kauko Heikkila wrote:
> 1.From SuSe Linux Enterpise server to another one:
> rsync -trvuz  -e ssh  file.wrk uname at servername:uname-html
> works wierdly since file.wrk changes
> to a file named uname-html in the user's "uname" home.

It did as you told it. try
rsync -trvuz  -e ssh  file.wrk uname at servername:uname-html/
if you want to put file.wrk inside the directory uname-html
otherwise if you provide one file for the source and what
appears to be a file as the destination...

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