rsync - No such file or directory

Wayne Davison wayned at
Sat Sep 10 00:52:22 GMT 2005

On Fri, Sep 09, 2005 at 01:30:51PM -0400, Timothy Mercer wrote:
> bash-2.03$ rsync -e ssh -av /export/home/db2inst1/db2_backup
> db2inst1 at enolagay: /export/home/db2inst1/db2_backup

You have a space between the hostspec and the destination, which makes
it a separate arg.  As written, you are transferring two local items to
a local directory.  If you want to transfer one local item (presumably a
directory) to a remote directory, remove that space.


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