Long time needed for "Building file list" Any suggestions ?

Greger Cronquist greger_cronquist at yahoo.se
Tue Mar 23 06:50:56 GMT 2004

But isn't building this exact file list what an ordinary call to rsync 
is supposed to do (when not forcing checksum calculation)? So why is 
rsync so much slower than find?


Tim Conway wrote:

>Good idea
>find / -ctime -1h |rsync -a --files-from=- / destination
>No perl needed.  You might want mtime instead, though.

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