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Re: cygstart does not pass correct ssh login to rsync
- From: "John tel" <cygwin at mail dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Sat, 17 Mar 2018 23:51:35 +0100
- Subject: Re: cygstart does not pass correct ssh login to rsync
- References: <trinity-78edb7bc-d71d-4d7b-a2db-553f4aa25e61-1521318057990@3c-app-mailcom-lxa15>
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Thanks for your reply.
I can see what you are asking this question.
Well, ultimately I need to run cygstart with the --hide flag because I want to start this in a hidden window.
> Sent: Saturday, March 17, 2018 at 8:20 PM
> From: "John tel" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> To: email@example.com
> Subject: cygstart does not pass correct ssh login to rsync
> I've got a strange problem when combining cygstart with rsync.
> So using cygstart and ssh to login works:
> cygstart ssh -p 1000 -i /home/user/key firstname.lastname@example.org
> Using rsync on its own works:
> rsync -PaSh --delete -e 'ssh -p 1000 -i /home/user/key' /cygdrive/C/Users/User/Desktop/ email@example.com:/destination/
> But combining cygstart and rsync does not as the ssh login fails and it asks for the passwrod instead:
> cygstart rsync -PaSh --delete -e 'ssh -vvv -p 1000 -i /home/user/key' /cygdrive/C/Users/User/Desktop/ firstname.lastname@example.org:/destination/
> Unfortunately despite using the -vvv flag, no error message appears other than the request for the user password.
> Does anyone have any ideas as to how to resolve this?
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