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RSYNC Tutorial with Examples

Need a fast and efficient way to synchronize files on two systems? Looking for an alternative to FTP / SCP / RCP? RSYNC is the right tool for it! RSYNC's syncing capability makes it an excellent alternative to FTP and other file transfer tools like SCP and RCP. Why would one want to use RSYNC for file transfer? It is efficient (does not transfer files which are already in sync), safe (uses ...

Linux scp command – Common use cases

scp is a very useful Linux tool which lets you copy files from one system to another via SSH in a secured manner. I will assume that, since you want to use the scp command, you have access to a Linux or related system. You can find out details about the scp command by doing man scp at the terminal. But that's not the point of it. I want to show you some common uses cases of scp and how t ...