how do I copy from server to server

dale dalen at
Fri Jan 7 16:42:31 UTC 2005

Brian McDonald wrote:
> Is there a way to copy server to server using command line ftp or something
> like it?
> I am moving servers and I need to copy the entire html directory about 500
> megs.
> I really don't want to have to ftp down to my pc and ftp back up to the new
> server.
rsync works well for this.  from oldserver try the following

rsync -Pav /oldserver/html/path/ user at newserver:/newserver/html/path/

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