Rsync and custom SSH commands

Rsync is a great tool but can be a pain if you have to jump through hoops to connect via ssh such as connecting via a different port.

A simple solution is to use the -e flag (also knows as –rsh=COMMAND). This flag allows you manually define the ssh command to use when connecting

Will allow me to connect to a server with SSH listening on port 2020

Registering custom view helpers in ZF2

If you want to register custom view helpers with a module you can do so by using the service location built into the Skeleton Application and creating a module config that looks something like.