In a previous article we saw some basic examples of how to use
rsync on Linux to transfer data efficiently. As we saw, to synchronize data with a remote machine we can use both a remote shell as
ssh or the
rsync daemon. In this article we will focus on the latter option, and we will see how to install and configure
rsyncd on some of the most used Linux distributions.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://linuxconfig.org/how-to-setup-the-rsync-daemon-on-linux