What are the differences between "rsync" and "scp"
Are they the same concept?
Last edited by meili100; 04-02-2008 at 08:18 PM.
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rsync is dedicated to synchronizing filebases between systems. scp is dedicated to transferring files securely between systems. They are not entirely unrelated, but definitely not the same concept.
Originally Posted by meili100
Often, people will run rsync on top of SSH to get secure synchronization.