Bug report: rsync does not always discriminate upper and lower
Wesley D Craig
wes at umich.edu
Mon Dec 29 03:37:04 EST 2003
On 28 Dec 2003, at 05:15, jw schultz wrote:
> On Sun, Dec 28, 2003 at 10:45:52AM +0100, alain content wrote:
>> Bad, bad Apple.
> Look for the thread on this list with the subject
> "workaround for HFS+'s case-insensitivity"
> One of the messages discusses options for making hpfs case
Sadly, you can't boot Mac OS X from a case-sensitive volume. This
makes using rsync for backing up the OS tricky. People who are
interested in Apple fixing this bug should file a report:
It's important in these reports to state the impact of the bug/design
decision, preferably in Apple's lost revenue, market share, etc.
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