Rsync

Rsync Magento media.

  • cd into the target directory
  • do an rsync dry run and check everything is ok
    rsync -avzn <inset path here>/public/media/catalog/* .
  • exclude the cache directory
    rsync -avzn <inset path here>/public/media/catalog/* . --exclude=cache
  • remove the -n flag and run the command to copy the images
    rsync -avz <inset path here>/public/media/catalog/* . --exclude=cache
  • you can check the full command explanation at
    https://explainshell.com/explain?cmd=rsync+-avzn+%2Ftmp%2Ftest+%2Ftmp%2Ftest2+--exclude%3Dcache