rsync --rsh not reading .ssh/config

Bill Moseley moseley at
Fri Nov 12 05:30:21 GMT 2004

On Thu, Nov 11, 2004 at 09:06:49PM -0800, Wayne Davison wrote:
> On Thu, Nov 11, 2004 at 08:26:23PM -0800, Bill Moseley wrote:
> > So why isn't is using ssh?
> Because you're using an archaic version of rsync that doesn't support
> the feature you're trying to use.  Upgrade to 2.6.3.

Well, that's what I was thinking.  But, I just kept believing the man pages
on that system that explain how to use rsync over ssh.

Bill Moseley
moseley at

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