AW: Skipping Directory

Michael Clivot clivot at
Wed Oct 8 00:58:58 EST 2003

the rsync command is build by the PHP-Script
Here an example of a command with the "Skipping directory" failure:
rsync -az -e ssh /cygdrive/F/web/workstation/mediadb/europe shoptv at

The OS on both machines is Windows2000. rsync is running under cygwin.



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Von: Hardy Merrill [mailto:hmerrill at]
Gesendet: Dienstag, 7. Oktober 2003 16:17
An: Michael Clivot
Cc: rsync at
Betreff: Re: Skipping Directory

Michael Clivot [clivot at] wrote:
> Hello,
> I have a rsync process in a PHP-Script via shell-exec.
> My command looks like as following: rsync -az -e ssh ......
> At a lot of directories, I have the message: "skipping directory"
> Why did I have this message and how could I synchronize this directory.

Copy and paste in the full exact rsync command that you are
executing.  And, provide the versions of your OS and rsync
on the sending and receiving sides.
Hardy Merrill
Red Hat, Inc.

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