Remote synchronization.. Via Rsync.

Rsync on linux box can be use to take backups from servers. The proper use of it would be to do mirroring.. late today i had to do a backup from server i didnt have time to setup rsync server and daemon read rsync man pages found a way to do backup via rsync without rsync daemon to be used.Ā  a single line command would be

sudo rsync -avz -e ‘ssh -p <serverport if any>’ :/path/from/which/tocopy /localpath/tocopy
this is it šŸ˜‰Ā  run it and your done šŸ˜€


~ by Azeem on November 13, 2007.

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