verbiage suggestion

Wayne Davison wayned at
Mon Jul 12 07:37:33 GMT 2004

On Mon, Jul 12, 2004 at 01:26:31AM -0400, Jim Salter wrote:
> It occurs to me that it would probably avoid a LOT of newbie confusion 
> if instead of "bytes written" and "bytes read", the stats said "bytes 
> sent" and "bytes received".

That does seem clearer but I'm hesitant to change the verbage because
some folks parse the verbose output from rsync in a script.  I'd be
interested in hearing what other folks think about the change.


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