Rsync from Windows to Linux

Clark webclark at
Sun Feb 22 20:40:56 GMT 2009

Use ssh for the connection and public keys.  Works great.
Just be sure you have appropriate permissions on your .ssh directory on
Linux.  It cannot be writable by group or world.

Tyson & Dina Patricia Ackland wrote:
> I have installed rsync on my Windows and Linux PCs.  I would like to use
> it to copy a folder from Windows to Linux on a regular basis as part of
> my backup regime.  It works but always prompts me for a password.  Is
> there any way to make Windows pass authentication automatically so that
> I can batch this process?
> Tyson & Ackland

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