long directory name problem
dwd at drdykstra.us
Wed Jan 8 20:18:01 EST 2003
I've never heard of a name length limit. One operating system(s) and rsync
version(s) are you using?
On Wed, Jan 08, 2003 at 07:32:19AM -0800, elijah reyen wrote:
> Does rsync has directory name length limit? I was trying to rsync a directory that has the name length of 34 characters and getting permission denied error.
> $ rsync -avz --delete --force -e ssh /usr/local/apache/htdocs 192.168.0.2:/usr/local/apache
> building file list ...
> readlink htdocs/CorporateLegalTimesEDITORIAL_files/cBug_blueXs.gif: Permission denied
> readlink httpd/html/CorporateLegalTimesEDITORIAL_files/title_a.gif: Permission denied
> When I rename the directory to about half of its original length, the error goes away. Any advise are appreciated.
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