Difference in behaviour with --backup

va_public <yahoogroups at vikas.mailshell.com> yahoogroups at vikas.mailshell.com
Tue Feb 25 09:05:07 EST 2003

--- In rsync at yahoogroups.com, "va_public <yahoogroups at v...>" 
<yahoogroups at v...> wrote:
> When I do
> rsync -av --backup --backup-dir=/dir1/dir2/Backup \
>  /dir1/dir2/dir3 machine:/dir1/dir2/dir3

Sorry, yes, I did give the trailing '/' after my source dir name 
i.e. /dir1/dir2/dir3/

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