On 4/5/2019 12:09 AM, Alan Braslau wrote:
On Thu, 4 Apr 2019 23:11:42 +0200
Hans Hagen <j.ha...@xs4all.nl> wrote:

(we just don't use rsync)

As rsync can be problematic for some locations
(TCP port 873 blocked) without the ability to
tunnel.

indeed, especially in schools

http is most often open.
right and rsync is also very unix centric so on windows one has to use cygwin (bah) or a mingw version (hard to get); also the rsync protocol is sometimes updated so then you need matching versions

Hans

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