rsync using a different port

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Specify a different ssh port when using rsync.

rsync --rsh="ssh -p 2222" /path/to/src/ user@host:/path/to/dest/

An example with more options added.

time rsync \     --compress \     --progress \     --recursive \     --rsh="ssh -p 2222 -i ~/.ssh/path/to/id_rsa" \     --verbose \     --partial \     /path/to/src/ \     user@host:/path/to/dest/