date: 2007-02-13 16:57:51+00:00

Securely synchronize a folder from a remote machine with SSH

categories: - Howto - Linux - Security - SSH

rsync -vaz -e ssh user@server.domain.be:/home/user/ /home/user/

Source : user@server.domain.be:/home/user/ Target : /home/user/

-a : archive mode, preserve owner/group and permissions -v : verbose -z : compress data during transfer -e : the remote shell to use

Output : receiving file list ... done created directory /home/user ./ 28403/ BEXX0014/ 28403.xml error.xml . sent 876 bytes received 1294165 bytes 2590082.00 bytes/sec total size is 1644823 speedup is 1.27