Local Sync

Wayne Davison wayned at users.sourceforge.net
Wed Aug 8 02:38:05 EST 2001

On Tue, 7 Aug 2001, Brandt, Dean wrote:
> Using rsync /<path to location 1>   /<path to location 2> does nothing.
> Am I missing something here?

Are you using the -a or -r options?  Are you remembering to include a
trailing slash on the source, if needed?  For instance:

  rsync -a /foo /bar

would create /bar/foo and everything in it, but you might want this

  rsync -a /foo/ /bar

which just copies all the contents of /foo into /bar.


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