Question about file ownership on destination

Wayne Davison wayned at
Tue Dec 30 06:05:41 EST 2003

On Mon, Dec 29, 2003 at 01:19:06PM -0500, acct svcs wrote:
> The problem I have is that the files created on the destination still
> appear to be owned by the local user (server1) on the rsync server.

Which is the user you told rsync to run as.  If you want any other
user(s) to own the files, you have to tell it to run as root.


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