Supply password to rsync

Supply password to rsync

Via environment variable

Use environment variable RSYNC_PASSWORD to provide password to rsync command

rsync -zvr source destination


env RSYNC_PASSWORD=$PASSWORD rsync -zvr source destination

Via password file

rsync --password-file=rsync_pass -zvr source destination

Some other methods

Such as sshpass and public key.


How can I rsync without prompt for password, without using public key authentication?

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