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I can dd to a remote host, but how do I compress the data?

ibanja asked
Last Modified: 2012-05-12
I need to make an image and send it to a remote host.  I also want to gzip it since 60% of the image is free space.

Here's what I can do:
sudo dd if=/dev/sdd1 |(ssh me@remote dd of=/home/frank/sdd1.img)

Heres what I want to do:
sudo dd if=/dev/sdd1 | [ somehow make it a gzip file] (ssh me@remote dd of=/home/frank/sdd1.img.gz)

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