ssh failure due to local error

simon at simon at
Mon Aug 17 10:08:23 MDT 2009

Try rsync -av *.txt:user at remote.machine/path/to/where/you/want/it/to/go/
(assuming you only want to rsync the txt files from the current  
working directory on the A side - else put the full path in with a  
trailing slash).

Quoting e-letter <inpost at>:

> Readers,
> I have tried the following command:
> rsync -t *.txt ssh user at remote.machine:
> and receive the following error:
> rsync: link_stat "local/machinepath/ssh" failed: No such file or  
> directory (2)
> rsync error: some files could not be transferred (code 23) at
> main.c(1031) [sender=3.0.2]
> My understanding of the manual is that the text files on my local
> machine should have been transferred to the remote machine. There is
> one text file, created to practice my use of rsync. What is happening?
> How do I solve?
> rsync at
> mandriva 2008
> rsync 302
> --
> Please use reply-all for most replies to avoid omitting the mailing list.
> To unsubscribe or change options:  
> Before posting, read:
> --
> This email was Anti Virus checked by Astaro Security Gateway.  

More information about the rsync mailing list