[RFC] transfer files listed in a file.
jw at pegasys.ws
Thu Dec 11 14:43:02 EST 2003
On Wed, Dec 10, 2003 at 07:49:51PM -0500, James A. Morrison wrote:
> We've found a need to list the files to transfer in a files since
> our command lines got too long. Anyway, the attached patch
> implements reading from a file with two command line options.
> The first is from-file, this file contains a list of files to get
> from src. The second is subst-file which contains a list of files
> to send to dst.
> rsync -f rsync.files jim at server::jim/ .
> rsync -s rsync.files jim at server::jim
> The first will grab the files listed in rsync.files from
> server::jim and put them in '.' . The second will send the
> files listed in rsync.files to server::jim .
see the --files-from option in CVS
J.W. Schultz Pegasystems Technologies
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