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rsync: How to Use in a PHP File
I’m trying to send an image file from one server to another using rsync. The sending server’s public key has been placed into the receiving server’s /root/.ssh/authorized_keys . (I’ll not use root later on. Just trying to keep things as simple as possible for now.)
I can get an image copied successfully to the receiving server from the command line.
rsync -va /var/www/html/nameofimage.jpg firstname.lastname@example.org:/images/
However, I do not know how to write this into a PHP file. I thought this would work.
<?php exec('rsync -va /var/www/html/nameofimage.jpg email@example.com:/images/'); ?>
But when this file is invoked from the command line, I receive the message …
rsync: link_stat “/home/myusername/ssh” failed: No such file or directory (2)
rsync error: some files/attrs were not transferred (see previous errors) (code 23) at main.c(1183) [sender=3.1.0]
Thanks for any direction with this.
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