cron'ing rsync

jw schultz jw at
Tue Mar 18 13:49:50 EST 2003

On Mon, Mar 17, 2003 at 06:28:26PM -0500, Jesse Burkhardt wrote:
> My setup is: I run rsync daemonized on various server machines in my LAN
> - i.e., the source machines certain partitions of which I want to
> backup. I would like the client, destination archiving machine to run
> hourly crons over SSH, but so far the only thing I have been able to do
> is rsync across (as root so that I am not denied anything) only after
> interactively supplying my root password to the SSH daemon. How do I get
> around interactive SSH interactive password requirement so that I can
> cron all these rsync client requests regularly?

This is the rsync list.  Yours is a ssh question.  RTFM,
google, or ask some ssh newbies list.

I'm sorry to be rude but we have to draw the line somewhere.

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