SSH and rsync server

Widyono widyono at
Tue Aug 17 16:37:05 GMT 2004

On Tue, Aug 17, 2004 at 06:15:41PM +0200, Lars E. D. Jensen wrote:
> The warning tells me that it's not possibel to use ssh?!
> I do this:
> rsync -auz --delete --rsh=?ssh -l ssh_username" 
> rsync_username at /var/www
> WARNING: --rsh or -e option ignored when connecting to rsync daemon

Actually the warning (not error) means it's ignoring your redundant
--rsh option since by default SSH is used (since 2.6.0).  It should still
work correctly otherwise.

If you don't want to see the warning, remove your --rsh option.

Dan W.

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