ACL and RSYNC and -a
paul at debian.org
Fri Aug 12 09:36:57 GMT 2005
On Thu 11 Aug 2005, Marc Perkel wrote:
> Forgive me if this has already been asked but - shouldn't the '-a'
> switch include -X and -A for ACLs and extended attributes?
> I thought that -a means everything - so when everything grows -a should
> grow with it.
-a does not mean everything... e.g. it does not include -H as that
incurs a lot more processing. -X and -A aren't (yet?) understood by
standard rsync versions, so I don't think it's useful to include those
in -a yet.
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