filelist calculation algoritm

jw schultz jw at
Tue Jan 7 20:20:01 EST 2003

On Tue, Jan 07, 2003 at 07:15:27PM +0100, Lorenzo Bettini wrote:
> Aaron Morris wrote:
> >You did not specifically mention it:  compression (-z) would probably 
> >help more than anything.  Otherwise, you could do something like:
> >
> >Have a file (ie filelist.txt) that contains the filename (with relative 
> >paths), one file per line.
> >
> >rsync -rRWz `cat filelist.txt` user at hostname::module
> >
> as I understand this works only when connecting to a rsync daemon... 
> what if I wanted to use ssh as a shell?

Compression works fine over ssh.  Don't know where you got
the impression it doesn't given what is in the manpage.

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