[Dirvish] Change rsync options

Jenny Hopkins hopkins.jenny at gmail.com
Wed Nov 1 08:43:16 UTC 2017


On 1 November 2017 at 06:30, H Oli <olih10200 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi Jenny,
>
> Yes, of course
>
> from the man (dirvish.conf):
> ###
>        rsh: command (S)
>               Remote shell utility.
>
>               This can be used to specify the location of ssh or rsh
> and/or to provide addition options for said utility such as -p port
> for  ssh  to  use  an
>               alternate port number.
>
>               If not specified ssh will be used.
>
>               This remote shell command will be used not only as the
> default rsync transport but also for any pre-client and post-client
> commands.
>
> ###
>
> --
> Olivér
>
> 2017-10-31 22:11 GMT+01:00 Jenny Hopkins <hopkins.jenny at gmail.com>:
>> Hello,
>>
>> Is it possible to change the options passed to rysnc when dirvish
>> runs?  I want to get rid of the -x as it seems to be preventing
>> dirvish from backing up /dev/mapper/home directory.
>>
>> Thanks,
>>
>> Jenny
>> _______________________________________________
>>

Morning,

 I've added a line in the default.conf that says "rsh: ssh -p 22" but
it hasn't made any difference to the rsync command generated by
dirvish.  Have a misunderstood?

Thanks,  Jenny


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