[clug] rsync - how to create path on remote server
steve at namsys.com.au
Thu Jun 14 23:50:47 GMT 2007
I have a problem that I cannot see a way to solve with rsync.
We have a remote rsync server that we do not have shell access to, only
I need to create a backup of a directory tree on that server but I do
not know if the the complete remote path exists.
e.g. My path is /A/B/C/D/ and I need to put this under the remote server
tree /A etc
However, if for example the "C" directory does not pre-exist on the
remote server my command
rsync -zav /A/B/C/D remotehost::Share/A/B/C
will not work. If the "C" folder does exist it will. How do I get
rsync to "auto create" the "C" folder?
Or, alternatively, what am I missing here? :-)
Thanks for your time
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