[Dirvish] Is this a dumb idea? rsync without ssh

Petcher, Daniel danielp at audioprecision.com
Wed Mar 5 21:16:53 UTC 2008

From: dirvish-bounces at dirvish.org [mailto:dirvish-bounces at dirvish.org] On
Behalf Of Asheesh Laroia
Sent: Wednesday, March 05, 2008 11:45 AM
To: Dirvish user and developer mailing list
Subject: Re: [Dirvish] Is this a dumb idea? rsync without ssh

>On Wed, 5 Mar 2008, Petcher, Daniel wrote:
>> I'm working on moving my dirvish server onto some new equipment and 
>> re-organizing the archive, so I've got a few TB of data to move. When 
>> I rsync from the old server to the new server, the data goes over a 
>> SSH conduit. I'd like to move the data faster since I know it's 
>> entirely contained within my trusted network. How do I turn-off the 
>> ssh encryption tunnel?
>You might want to try telling SSH not to encrypt, with "-e none".  You
could also try http://www.psc.edu/networking/projects/hpn-ssh/ .
>Maybe you could set up rsh or something, but I think the above will
probably be easier and saner.
>-- Asheesh.

I'm not actually specifying any SSH parameters; rsync takes a SSH tunnel by


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