The source and destination cannot both be remote :-(

Kyle Lanclos lanclos at
Fri May 7 13:20:06 MDT 2010

Christian Huldt wrote:
> That I have no idea about, but I believe it would double the bandwith  
> requirements or half the speed compared to
> ssh root at client "rsync /var/tmp/in tomcat at fileserver:/opt/"

It would likely increase the latency, but it should not significantly
impact the required bandwidth, assuming that you have a full-duplex
connection. If you have a half-duplex connection, yes, the bandwidth
consumption would double.


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