rsync

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Rsync Defaults for Archive Flag

Using rsync without the “archive flag” (-a). What does -a default to? It is the archive mode. -a, –archive; archive mode; equals -rlptgoD (no -H,-A,-X) Where: -r, –recursive; recurse into directories -l, –links; copy symlinks as symlinks -p, –perms; preserve permissions -t, –times; preserve modification times -g, –group; preserve group […]

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Rsync Delete Files Safety Net

The –delete flag in rsync will deactivate if something goes wrong during the sync, such as invalid files. I’ve just seen this happen. See larger image Backup & Recovery: Inexpensive Backup Solutions for Open Systems (Paperback) New From: $32.97 USD In Stock