rsync remote backup
Posted on 2006-06-27
I urgently need assistance with the rync remote backuping up, here's the scenario.
I have a local server with IP 192.168.0.7 and have VPN connection to a remote server with IP 192.168.1.5 and I would like to backup data from local server to remote server.
Both server have rsync installed, i run the following command from the local server where the file i want to back is:
rsync -a /jtest/ 192.168.1.5:/usr/Backup_of_Server2/HD2/ but i get the follwoing error message:
Host key verification failed.
rsync: connection unexpectedly closed (0 bytes received so far) [sender]
rsync error: error in rsync protocol data stream (code 12) at io.c(359)
Can anyone please help me with this?