How to:- copy only files less / greater than X size / date?

Tim Conway conway at
Mon Apr 19 14:00:48 GMT 2004

find paths -options -print |rsync -options -files-from=- source 
The second one could easily be done with a --dry-run, preprocessing the 
output, and driving a --files-from= rsync with that list.

Tim Conway
Unix System Administration
Contractor - IBM Global Services
conway at

Hi there,

I think the subject pretty much says it all...  Is this possible?

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