[Dirvish] Change rsync options

Paul Slootman paul at debian.org
Wed Nov 1 10:18:44 UTC 2017


> On 1 November 2017 at 06:30, H Oli <olih10200 at gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> > from the man (dirvish.conf):
> > ###
> >        rsh: command (S)
> >               Remote shell utility.

This is only if you need a different command to make the connection.
Default is ssh (which has a default of port 22).
E.g.:

rsh: ssh -i /home/user/.ssh/id_whatever

if you need to use a different ssh key identity.

This won't help whatsoever to modify the rsync options used.


Also the additional suggestion to use rsync-option won't help as that
only adds options, it does not remove them.

As Jenny has discovered, the xdev option is how to remove rsync's -x
flag.


Paul


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