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Date:      Thu, 4 Jan 1996 21:19:43 -0700
From: (Sean Kelly)
Subject:   Re: Tar backup to another machine ?
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In-Reply-To: <> (message from Bill Henderson on Thu, 4 Jan 1996 19:15:50 -0500)

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>>>>> "Bill" == Bill Henderson <> writes:

    Bill> Can someone help me with the syntax for running tar on one
    Bill> machine outputing the file on the other?
    Bill> two machines from home:/ to bhoss:/usr/back.tar

home% tar cvf - / | rsh bhoss 'cat > /usr/back.tar'

Sean Kelly
NOAA Forecast Systems Laboratory, Boulder Colorado USA

Instead of having 'answers' on a math test, they should just call them
'impressions' and it you got a different 'impression' so what, can't
we all be brothers?  -- Jack Handey

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