Is there a way to get an rsync client to communicate over stdin/stdout?

Parke at
Wed Oct 10 19:09:35 UTC 2018

On Wed, Oct 10, 2018 at 11:57 AM Kevin Korb via rsync
<rsync at> wrote:
> Take a look at the lsh scripts that come with rsync.

I find two scripts: lsh (in Perl) and

I don't think they do want I want.  The both look like remote shell
substitutes.  Am I wrong about this?

I want the rsync client to just use its stdin and stdout.  Any option
whereby the rsync client spawns a server via a remote shell program
will probably not work for me.



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