rsync to bakup server

Wayne Davison wayned at
Wed Jul 28 22:28:35 GMT 2004

On Wed, Jul 28, 2004 at 03:27:56PM -0600, Scott Miller wrote:
> [root at fedora-backup root]# rsync -rv
> Now, I put a file in the /var/www/html directory of the Primary server - but
> it never seems to get transfered to the backup server.

That command is a list command, not a transfer command.  Add a
destination path to the end if you want to actually copy the files (and
I'd recommend the -a option or at least the -t option as well).

    rsync -av /dest/var/www


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