Author Topic: Installing Rsync.  (Read 1102 times)

Dan Eicher

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Installing Rsync.
« on: March 20, 2018, 03:55:50 pm »
I used OS/2 for about ten years, I have not touched it for a decade, but purchased ArcaOS in order to refresh my memory. I have been trying to install rsync in order to rapidly move files between ArcaOS and Unix based systems.

I first went here and download/extracted rsync.

When I tried to rsync some files, I was told:
rsync failed to execute ssh.

Ok.. Fair enough, maybe ssh is not installed by default.
So I did a yum install openssh-clients - and basically ended up with error: unpacking RPM.

Looks like the exact same problem, I'm having is documented here:

Anyone else tripped over this problem and solved it?


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Re: Installing Rsync.
« Reply #1 on: March 20, 2018, 08:09:48 pm »
Lots of rsync users here, but probably none are using SSH. Can you skip using SSH for now?
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