Rsync pairing

Greg Deback (rsync) greg.deb+rsync at
Tue Jun 26 06:40:57 MDT 2012

And you can also restrict users given their IPs :
Add at the top of the rsyncd.conf "hosts allow ="

On Tue, Jun 26, 2012 at 2:38 PM, Greg Deback (rsync) <
greg.deb+rsync at> wrote:

> Hello,
> You could simply create a dedicated group, set up permissions to your
> script, and add only the desired remote users to that group.
> Greg
> On Tue, Jun 26, 2012 at 2:18 PM, András Porjesz <
> andras.porjesz at> wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> I have an rsyncd installed on a host and I want to use it from a lot of
>> clients. This rsync is not invoked directly but there is a shell script
>> wrapper co set up parameters and environment.
>> My problem is that I do not want to allow any other rsync to be able to
>> connect to the daemon. Is there any way to implement such feature?
>> Thanks
>> Andras
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