compression, built-in or ssh ?

Brian K. White brian at
Fri Oct 17 15:51:53 EST 2003

What is the general recommendation for compression when using ssh?

Is it a wasteful performance hit to have both ssh and rsync do compression
(when using rsync over ssh)?

If so, is there a clear prefference which is more efficient, rsync or ssh?

Brian K. White  --  brian at  --
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