Recursive ssh

jw schultz jw at
Tue May 6 20:17:41 EST 2003

Try hitting CR once in awhile.  message reformatted for

On Tue, May 06, 2003 at 03:22:27AM -0700, Mac Swiss wrote:
> Hi all, I want to copy files from a remote server to a
> local directory with ssh. I've some difficulties with that
> because on the Remoteserver I have a directory "/www/ftp"
> with a lot of subdirectories with each of them 4 other
> subdirectories. I want to sync only */data/* to the local
> machine without */images/* or */doc/* or */movies/* Any
> solution would be appreciated. regardsMac  

Rsync will do what you want.  The manpage is shorter than
"War and Peace" and much more applicable to your problem.

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