Re: security for a home system
On Wed, Apr 25, 2007 at 10:30:33AM -0400, Greg Folkert wrote:
> On Wed, 2007-04-25 at 00:45 -0700, Paul Johnson wrote:
> > Douglas Allan Tutty wrote in Article <20070425001403.GC7286@titan> posted to
> > gmane.linux.debian.user:
> > >
> > > rsync uses ssh as the transport layer, similar to scp.
> > Interesting. I did not know that... for some reason, I thought it was in
> > the rsh family...
> It does use rsh by default... unless you have rsh setup as an alias (or
> wrapper) to use (r)ssh and the like.
On my standard Etch system, /usr/bin/rsh is a symlink to
/etc/alternatives/rsh which is a symlink to /usr/bin/ssh.