rsyncing individual files
Aaron W Morris
aaronmorris at mindspring.com
Wed Jan 14 21:16:09 GMT 2004
Mayuran Yogarajah wrote:
> Im trying the following command:
> rsync -ae ssh host.com:/creative/37295/7/file1.jpg /creative
> rsync fails saying 'no such file or directory' because the
> directories /creative/37295 and consequently /creative/37295/7
> do not exist. What Im wondering is, is it possible to have
> rsyc make those directories? I want to be able to run that
> rsync command and have rsync create the necessary directories
> and put the file there.
"rsync -aRe ssh host.com:/creative/37295/7/file1.jpg /" might do what
you want. Your current command should be copying the file to the
/creative/ directory (not the subdirectories) because you have not
specified rsync to use relative paths (-R).
Someone correct me if I am wrong.
Aaron W Morris <aaronmorris at mindspring.com> (decep)
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