[oclug] rsync, ssh, and cron
Derek T. Murphy (Home)
derekm at NightTiger.ca
Wed Apr 7 15:40:05 EDT 2004
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On Wed, 7 Apr 2004, [JB]= Joe Burpee wrote:
> [JB] On Wed, Apr 07, 2004 at 09:04:26 -0400, Derek T. Murphy (Home) wrote:
I *gotta* stop talking (typing?) before I'm really awake...
> [JB] > su - dle -c 'rsync -t -e ssh -aqz www.foo.bar:/usr/websites/foo.bar/www
> [JB] > /home/dle/projects/foo/
> [JB] >
> [JB] > This attaches a pseudo-terminal to the command. (I suspect there's
> [JB] > something in the user's .bashrc that uses escape chars is the problem.)
> [JB] I believe rsync -t means "preserve times". You probably want ssh -t:
> [JB] rsync -e "ssh -t" ...
Yep, exactly. The "-t" is SUPPOSED to belong to the ssh command...
su - dle -c 'rsync -e ssh -t -aqz www.foo.bar:/usr/websites/foo.bar/www
Do I get away with claiming: Typo? Lysdexia? (Recursive dyslexia joke)
Typing too fast for the fingers? [OK, so 1 word per minute is my top
Derek T. Murphy <DerekM at NightTiger.ca>
Night Tiger Inc. Kanata, Ontario, Canada (613) 266-NTSC (266-6872)
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