rsync version executable for Debian

Matt McCutchen matt at
Wed Jan 30 03:35:44 GMT 2008

On Wed, 2008-01-30 at 13:43 +1030, Chris A Harris wrote:
> I am using a shared host running on Debian sarge. I can not
> install packages.
> Is there an executable for that call be used?

Yes.  You can compile an executable for any version of rsync you like
from the sources at , or you can
download the Debian package you want and extract the executable from it
manually (a Debian package is just an "ar" archive containing a tarball
"data.tar.gz" containing the installed files).


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