netapps vfiler

Adil Hindistan sc0ri0n at
Sat Nov 13 05:12:08 GMT 2004

On Fri, 2004-11-05 at 00:16 -0500, Adil Hindistan wrote:
> Hi,
> Did anyone here tried to use rsync between a unix machine and a NetApps
> Vfiler volume?  I have strange case where it does create the folders on
> the vfiler volume but does not copy the files.  Command is something
> like this:
> rsync -va dropzone pushacc at prod:/launchpad
> where, 
> * dropzone is the the folder which keeps source files and folders in
> unix.  This folder is owned by a unix account called sourceacc. pushacc
> has read access on this folder
> * prod is the name of the destionation unix box
> * pushacc is the account that is permissioned on vfiler. This account
> exist both in unix and windows worlds.
> * launchpad is the destination folder that is actually a vfiler volume
> that can be accessed from both unix and windows but permissions are
> controlled from windows side.
> Thanks,
> Adil

Just a fallow up message on this... I've talked to my system admin who
found out that this was actually happening because of a bug in the
version (2.4.6) we are using.  Latest version is supposed to fix this
with in-place option! 

Adil Hindistan 

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