"rsync: not found" error with sshwindows

Paul Slootman paul at debian.org
Mon Oct 24 21:37:44 GMT 2005

On Mon 24 Oct 2005, Anthony DiSante wrote:
> [1710][~]$ rsync -av /tmp/foo.txt user at windowsbox.com:/cygdrive/c/
> user at windowsbox.com's password:
> rsync: not found
> rsync: connection unexpectedly closed (0 bytes read so far)
> rsync error: error in rsync protocol data stream (code 12) at io.c(189)
> [1701][~]$
> The only thing rsync will say is "not found", no matter how many "-v"s I 

Eh.... I think it's actually the shell saying that rsync is not found...
So passing extra -v options to rsync will indeed have no effect :-)

Look into the --rsync-path option.

Paul Slootman

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