How to fix the login name and password for a particular remote m/c

Wayne Davison wayned at
Thu Aug 26 17:06:21 GMT 2004

On Wed, Aug 25, 2004 at 09:55:04PM -0700, shubhra dutt wrote:
> we need not to supply the password on command line everytime,

If you are connecting via a remote shell (such as ssh) then this is
something that you need to solve using that remote shell (solve it for a
simpler command first, and then use that solution for rsync).  Rsync's
password options are only for connecting to an rsync daemon.


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