Update Archive Flag

jw schultz jw at pegasys.ws
Wed Dec 17 05:27:59 EST 2003

On Tue, Dec 16, 2003 at 11:57:37AM +0100, Jürgen Albinger wrote:
[reformatted -- excessively long lines]
> Hi All
> We sync our  Novell-Servers Version 6 with the Parameter
> *avz  to our Backupsrv.  When a file is changed or it's
> new, the file where sync to Backupsrv, the Archive-Flag is
> set on, and wie can Backup all changed and new Files with
> Arcserve to tape  after sync.  It works fine.
> But when we sync files there are on PC'S (Win98, Win 2000,
> XP, NT) only changed files have the Archiv-Flag on after
> sync.  New files where copy to the Backupsrv but the
> Archive-Flag ist off.
> That means only changed files where backed up to tape but
> no new files. (Incremental) The rsync-version are 2.5.7
> protocoll-version 26.
> The Paramter that we use from PC to Novell Backupsrv are
> -vrWuz *update.
> When we sysnc the  PC's with the Parameter *avz, the same
> Paramters as Novell, the Archiv-Flags is also off on
> changed files.
> Can someone tell me the Paramters to sync PC's so, that
> new files theres not on the Backupsrv becomes the
> Archive-flag "on".

Rsync is unaware of the archive flag.  There is no such
thing in the native filesystem semantics.  Any setting or
not of the flag is most likely either the underlying OS or
an accident of chmod.

Rsync on Netware is only supported by Novell.

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