Greg Deback (rsync)
greg.deb+rsync at gmail.com
Tue Jun 26 06:44:04 MDT 2012
Okay, then you can do the following :
- create a dedicated group "rsync"
- chown/chmod /bin/rsync for that group only
- add a setgid to your script with that group
- use IP control in the rsyncd.conf to restrict users
Thus only allowed users can access the script, and only the script can
On Tue, Jun 26, 2012 at 2:41 PM, András Porjesz <andras.porjesz at ericsson.com
> thanks, but actually the same users want to use rsync without the wrapper
> and it will cause inproper transfer.
> *From:* greg.deb at gmail.com [mailto:greg.deb at gmail.com] *On Behalf Of *Greg
> Deback (rsync)
> *Sent:* Tuesday, June 26, 2012 14:38
> *To:* András Porjesz
> *Cc:* rsync at lists.samba.org
> *Subject:* Re: Rsync pairing
> You could simply create a dedicated group, set up permissions to your
> script, and add only the desired remote users to that group.
> On Tue, Jun 26, 2012 at 2:18 PM, András Porjesz <
> andras.porjesz at ericsson.com> 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?
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