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Old 10-29-2008, 03:14 PM   #1
brgsousa
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Rsync between debian without asking password


Hi,
How can i execute rsync to transfer files without being asked for the password. Can I do something about private keys?
I am writing a ruby script for backing up files. It should run periodically so I can't be there all the time to enter the password...
 
Old 10-29-2008, 03:58 PM   #2
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you can do rsync over ssh and use passwordless ssh keys (ssh-keygen).
 
Old 10-29-2008, 04:25 PM   #3
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http://www.tux.org/~tbr/rsync/

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