"Doh!", or: The Sync'ing Feeling I Get With Recursion

Derek Simkowiak dereks at itsite.com
Wed Nov 6 00:25:34 EST 2002

> Yours is a very unusual request.  A directory isn't in sync
> unless all its subdirs are.

	I'm using Linux 2.4's DNotify signal to keep nodes of a cluster in
sync in "realtime".

> This can be accomplihed with --exclude
> 	/*/	== no recursion
> 	/*/*/	== only top level subdirs
> 	/*/*/*/	== only top two levels

	Excellent!  This is exactly the type of thing I was looking for.
Thanks for the tip, I'll test it later tonight.


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