rsync ignoring some new files
jw at pegasys.ws
Fri Mar 28 08:58:57 EST 2003
On Thu, Mar 27, 2003 at 04:06:31PM -0500, Brian Vaughan wrote:
> I have found several instances where rsync refuses to copy a new file.
> I am using it to sync changes from a staging web server to production
> servers, and there are certain files that it just plain won't copy. The
> file is totally new. No such name has ever existed on the target server(,
> or on the source server until now).
> In this instance, I added 3 completely new files to the same
> directory. Two are copied perfectly, and one of them (ending in tar.Z) is
> ignored completely. All files have the same permission.
> -rw-rw-r-- 1 cvsuser cvsgroup 12420 Mar 27 13:37
> -rw-rw-r-- 1 cvsuser cvsgroup 28452909 Mar 27 13:37 fame90linux_x86.tar.Z
> -rw-rw-r-- 1 cvsuser cvsgroup 2539144 Mar 27 13:37
> The command that I am using
> /usr/local/bin/rsync -avuz -C ---status
> --exclude-from=/disk1/tools/scripts/syncwww_exclude --rsh=ssh
> /disk1/wwwstage/noncvs/downloads www2.fame.com:/disk1/noncvs
> No error is given. So as many times as I execute the above, it says no
> files transferred:
> building file list ... done
> Number of files: 30
> Number of files transferred: 0
> Total file size: 684817120 bytes
> Total transferred file size: 0 bytes
> Literal data: 0 bytes
> Matched data: 0 bytes
> File list size: 874
> Total bytes written: 886
> Total bytes read: 20
> The exclude only has a couple server-dependent file names. No wildcards.
> I am running rsync 2.4.6 on Solaris 8.
The -C option.
J.W. Schultz Pegasystems Technologies
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