Netware modify bit changed

Dave Dykstra dwd at
Wed Dec 5 04:01:50 EST 2001

On Tue, Dec 04, 2001 at 12:51:07AM -0300, Juan wrote:
> Hi,
>       I run rsync, with a Netware-directory mounted on a linux system
> (using ncpfs) as DESTINATION of the copy. This configuration works fine,
> but rsync incorrectly sets the archive bit (modify) for ALL the files
> included in the transfered directory (both modified and not modified).
> In consecuence, the incremental backups on my netware server don't work.

Do you mean the "access" time?  If so, tell me what rsync command line you
use because rsync normally will not change the access time of unmodified
files.  If you really mean "archive bit", it must be something in
Netware that I've never heard of, and please explain what it is.

- Dave Dykstra

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