rsync copies same files over and over

Wayne Davison wayned at
Sun Mar 7 20:38:01 GMT 2004

On Sat, Mar 06, 2004 at 01:02:36PM -0800, civi1ian at wrote:
> Each time I run rsync it copies the same files even though I haven't
> made any changes. [...] I run rsync with the following command:
> rsync --verbose --stats --recursive user at host::directory directory

You didn't specify -t or (the much slower) -c, so rsync has no way to
know which files are the same.


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