how to make rsync avoid inputting a password?

jw schultz jw at
Thu Aug 21 18:41:37 EST 2003

On Thu, Aug 21, 2003 at 01:25:45PM +0800, Qu Zhiwei wrote:
> Hello
> Now I am developing a project. I want abstract rsync from cygwin and use it at Windows platform. The problem is when use rsyn -e ssh, it always requires a password. So I use ssh-agent/ssh-add, but in command line environment, rsync can't reconize the ssh-agent. It still require a password once  I use rsync.
> Would you please help me to solve this problem?

This is an ssh user error.  Nothing to do with rsync.

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