Run rsync through intermediary server with SSH

Matt McCutchen matt at
Thu Dec 11 03:28:15 GMT 2008

On Tue, 2008-12-09 at 12:29 -0800, Jimmie Fulton wrote:
> Before rewriting my scripts to implement with port forwarding, I decided
> to try ssh's '-t' (force pseudo-tty allocation) option.  This seemed to
> do the trick for me.

I bet the use of a pseudo-tty allows the rsync command to be sent a
SIGHUP when ssh dies.  Nice solution; I'll remember it.


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