Tracking when connection drops during synchronisation
Reuben.Pearse at presence-systems.com
Wed Mar 3 11:40:59 GMT 2004
I am running a nightly rsync to pick up changes to mail files on a
remote server using a scheduled BASH script. The transfer works over an
ADSL line. Occasionally the connection drops during the night. A few
1. How can I get rsync to report connection reset errors?
2. Once a connection has dropped does rsync re-try the sync? Is there a
timeout on this?
3. What's the best way handle rsync errors in BASH?
My current rsync command is:
rsync -av hostname::MailBoxes /mailboxreplica
Thanks in advance
reuben.pearse at presence-systems.com
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