how to use rsync installed on network

e-letter inpost at
Tue Sep 8 06:42:45 MDT 2009

On 07/09/2009, Matt McCutchen <matt at> wrote:
> On Mon, 2009-09-07 at 23:22 +0100, e-letter wrote:
>> Scenario: file.txt on local machine, to be transferred to remote host.
>> Remote host has rsync installed. Reading the manual I the examples
>> describe scenarios where rsync is installed on the local machine. Is
>> rsync suitable to use when installed on the remote host?
> To do a remote transfer, rsync needs to be installed on both the local
> host and the remote host.
This is not stated in the manual.

Using rsync on the remote host, what is the command syntax to transfer
a local machine file to the remote machine?

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