File rename detection?
aga at rsm.ru
Wed Jan 28 18:06:52 GMT 2004
As I was found rsync do not detect file renaming. If I just copy my
backup.0.tgz (many Mbytes in size having it's md5) to backup.1.tgz
(which will be equial in size and md5) it will be the same file
Rsync will delete old file (backup.0.tgz) on the receiving side and
download new one (backup.1.tgz). I do not think there are any
difficulties to detect this situation and follow the natural way:
just rename the file on the receiving side.
Am I right?
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