[CentOS] Need help to fix bug in rsync

Wed Mar 25 18:09:56 UTC 2020
Paul Heinlein <heinlein at madboa.com>

On Wed, 25 Mar 2020, Leroy Tennison wrote:

> Since you state that using -z is almost always a bad idea, could you 
> provide the rationale for that?  I must be missing something.

I can't speak to that, but the obvious workaround is to use ssh's
compression instead of rsync's:

rsync -av -e 'ssh -C' remotehost:remote.file local.file

Paul Heinlein
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