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[all variants] Rsync --- is sudo required?

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http://ubuntuforums.org – Local Backup Code: sudo rsync -azvv /home/path/folder1/ /home/path/folder2 Backup Over Network Code: sudo rsync --dry-run --delete -azvv -e ssh /home/path/folder1/ [email protected]:/home/path/folder2 ^^^ This is quoted from: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/rsync I know sudo isn't needed for a local backup but I don't know about "backup over network". (Hardware)