[K12OSN] automating rsync

Sudev Barar sbarar at gmail.com
Thu Nov 24 02:22:08 UTC 2005

On 11/24/05, Doug Simpson <veewee77 at alltel.net> wrote:
> Is it possible to automate rsync so you can transfer files between
> servers automatically? and have it auto-supply a password for the remote
> end?

1. Setup the ssh keys between the two machines so that ssh login
happens without password being asked. Man page for ssh details that.

2. Put the rsync command in cron job

Sudev Barar
Learning Linux

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