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I get this error when using rsync:

$ rsync -av server:file .
Unable to negotiate with 10.1.1.50 port 22: no matching host key type found. Their offer: ssh-dss
rsync: connection unexpectedly closed (0 bytes received so far) [Receiver]
rsync error: error in rsync protocol data stream (code 12) at io.c(226) [Receiver=3.1.1]

How to fix it?

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Here is the solution

$ rsync -av -e 'ssh -oHostKeyAlgorithms=+ssh-dss' server:file .

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