[Q] How to copy rsync binary to Android PATH.

Experienced Linux user, Android noob.

I'd like to be able to use rsync to transfer files from my Linux desktop to my Sony Xperia Tablet Z and initiate the transfers from my Linux desktop.

A blog explained how to do it by first installing an SSH app, which I have done. It works fine, I can now SSH from my Linux desktop to the tablet.

Now I need to copy the rsync binary to the tablet and to make sure it's in the PATH and has "755" permissions set. Over SSH I was able to see what my PATH is, but I can't copy the rsync binary to anywhere in the PATH as I run into permission denied problems.

How do I copy the rsync binary to within my PATH and set 755 permissions? I really do not want to ROOT my device.

Thanks all.

PS. I don't want to use "rsync backup for Android" as the rsync commands can only be run from the Android device.

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