$ /usr/bin/rsync -prltvzD email@example.com:~/file.csv . -n rsync: Command not found. rsync: connection unexpectedly closed (0 bytes received so far) [Receiver] rsync error: error in rsync protocol data stream (code 12) at io.c(601) [Receiver=3.0.7]the problem could be due to the non-standard location of rsync on the remote machine. For example, in this case, rsync was installed at /usr/local/bin/rsync on the remote machine. This location can be specified by using the "rsync-path" option. The following command succeeds.
$ /usr/bin/rsync -prltvzD --rsync-path=/usr/local/bin/rsync firstname.lastname@example.org:~/file.csv . -n receiving file list ... done sent 20 bytes received 58 bytes 3.47 bytes/sec total size is 11473183 speedup is 147092.09 (DRY RUN)