[Nottingham] query on rsync

Mat Booth mbooth at fedoraproject.org
Sun Sep 26 00:43:21 UTC 2010

On 25 September 2010 20:12, Frederic Vagner <fred at vagner.me.uk> wrote:
> HI,
> If on a host, you use the command :
> ssh userB at hostB
> and it logs in, then you must be able to log in with :
> rsync myfile userB at hostB:/path/to/file
> If not, usually it means that on hostA, you are not who you think you
> are (root, userA,...) or same on hostB.
> Usually, ssh/rsync also have quite a good verbose mode that can help
> solve those issues.

Indeed, "ssh -vvv <hostname>" will give you a formidable amount of
debug messages.

Mat Booth

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