Resume a file using rsync over ssh

Sometimes it happens that a file transfer using SCP fails for some reason. Oh no! now you have to start from scratch…

There’s a quick workaround, use rsync over ssh. No rsyncd is needed, and the transfer is secure. It works like this:


It may still take some time to run based on the file size, but it will certainly take less overall time as it will not transfer the whole file again.

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