rsync a remote site with ssh root login disable

Paul Slootman paul at
Tue May 31 08:58:45 GMT 2005

On Mon 30 May 2005, spiv007 wrote:
> but if i want to go in /etc/ssh/sshd_config and disable root login how
> can I still rsync the remote location if sshd_config root is diables:

Either consider running rsync as a daemon, or set PermitRootLogin to
forced-commands-only. Implementing the last is left as an exercise to
the reader :-)

Paul Slootman

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