rsyncd always compression

Andrew Gideon c182driver1 at
Tue Sep 1 08:11:03 MDT 2009

On Mon, 31 Aug 2009 13:37:16 -0700, Wayne Davison wrote:

>> Anyone knows a trick that the server only answer if the client is use
>> the compression?
> This is not currently possible.

What if rsync-path is set to a little script that only accepts the 
connection (and exec()s the real rsync binary) if compression is set?

	- Andrew

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