[CentOS] Rsync/SSH automation problem?

Tony Mountifield tony at softins.clara.co.uk
Wed Apr 29 13:13:25 UTC 2009


In article <VA.000037fd.00e3371d at news.conactive.com>,
Kai Schaetzl <maillists at conactive.com> wrote:
> Anthony Kamau wrote on Wed, 29 Apr 2009 20:40:10 +1000:
> 
> > >From here, I run the rsync command without the need for the -e option.
> 
> ">" is a quote marker, don't write your own text after a quote marker!

He probably didn't do it himself. Some mail transports prepend a '>'
to any line that begins with "From ", because otherwise such a line
could be interpreted as a message delimiter in a standard Unix mailbox.

Cheers
Tony
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