Which rsync is considered modern?

Amit Dor-Shifer amitds at oversi.com
Wed Nov 8 10:08:17 GMT 2006

I'm using this rsync:

# rsync --version
rsync  version 2.6.8  protocol version 29

Manpage states the following:
For remote transfers, a modern  rsync  uses  ssh for  its communications

Indeed I see rsync invoking ssh, yet I wonder what is considered "modern"?


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