rsync command

How do I change my rsync command port number while making backup to remote server at port 10253 (my ssh server runs on tcp port # 10253)? How do I change port number while using rsync command?


How do I securely transfer files from one UNIX / Linux server to another UNIX server using Windows or Linux desktop clients without using ftp client?


I am a new Unix user. I am using rsync to upload and download a large size files. Is there a way to display the progress bar for file? How do I show progress while copying files using rsync locally or remotely on Linux or Unix like operating systems?


Q. How do I use rsync command to back up a home directory under Linux operating system? A. rsync command easily backup your home directory to local secondary hard disk or remote server using ssh protocol. rsync is a software application for Unix systems which synchronizes files and directories from one location to another while […]


Q. How do I make remote backups under Linux? I’ve CentOS 5 Linux server located in remote data center and I’d like to backup it to local or another server? A. Both Linux / UNIX come with handy tools to make secure remote backups. You can use tool called rsync for automating remote backups of […]


Q. I would like to use duplicity package to automatically encrypting and storing remote backups in a bandwidth efficient manner in our backup server. The server is already configured and I’d like to install the same under RedHat Enterprise Linux. How do I install duplicity w/o compiling from source code? A. Duplicity is a piece […]