cygstart does not pass correct ssh login to rsync
- Date: Sat, 17 Mar 2018 21:20:58 +0100
- From: "John tel" <cygwin@xxxxxxxx>
- 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 email@example.com
Using rsync on its own works:
rsync -PaSh --delete -e 'ssh -p 1000 -i /home/user/key' /cygdrive/C/Users/User/Desktop/ firstname.lastname@example.org:/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/ email@example.com:/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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