Newbie Question

Max Bowsher maxb at
Fri Feb 28 05:44:11 EST 2003

Tom Freeman wrote:
> Hi,
> I finally got rsync to work, it seems it didn't like being located in
> /usr/local/bin/rsync, so I created a symbolic link from there to
> /usr/bin/rsync and all worked fine!
> My next problem is that it is prompting me to enter a password each
> time I run it. I really want rsync to run automatically via a
> cronjob. Is there a way to send the password to rsync so I don't have
> to enter it manually every time?????

Try reading the man page.

Or, more succinctly: RTFM.


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