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- Frank Behrens
March 12, 2009, 9:11 pm
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"rsync and plink (putty) fails, but cygwin ssh works"
I have a workaround:
Cygnative.exe is a wrapper for cygwin programs which call
native Win32 programs with stdin and/or stdout handle redirected.
Without cygnative.exe it is possible that the native program can not
read from the handle and receives a "invalid handle" error.
cygnative <nativeProgram> [args...]
Example with rsync and plink:
rsync --blocking-io -e "cygnative plink -batch" -h -a
--delete / user@server:/data2/backup/
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Re: rsync works with plink
Cool. Never heard of that before.
But I have a question for your original thread. Since you mention that
ssh works fine (all within cygwin), what's the appeal of using plink for
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