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Old 06-30-2009, 09:26 AM   #1
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Retrieve files from rsync server

I'm using one of my three computers to store all my music in order to keep my music library consistent on my other two machines. Now I've rsync-ed all the music from my laptop to my server. What I want to do is rsync the music from my server (has rsync daemon) to my desktop PC.

This is the command I use to rsync my music to the server:

rsync -vr /home/jordanwb/Music/ jordanwb@

What command would I run to retrieve the files from the server (
Old 06-30-2009, 10:00 AM   #2
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rsync -vr jordanwb@ ~/music

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Old 06-30-2009, 11:01 AM   #3
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Oh I see. I'll give that a try.


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