I came across a real life-saver today…

All of my backup scripts are based on using RSYNC. This is because I am used to working between linux systems on which I always have root/sudo access and also have SSH. However I was recently tasked with a “fun” project that involved me needing to script the syncing of some directories between a linux server and a windows server running third-party SFTP software… that doesn’t allow SSH, SCP, etc. (more…)