--files-from... Option gone?

Jamie Pratt jpratt at norwich.edu
Mon Aug 15 19:38:35 GMT 2005

Hi i had an app using --files-from, now it appears that option has been 
deprecated, or is not available in the latest version (rh es3 package)


Does anyone know the latest  "equivalent" of how to get rsync to feed 
off a text file so i can get this working again?

[root at r59s1 cgi-bin]# rsync --version
rsync  version 2.5.7  protocol version 26
Copyright (C) 1996-2002 by Andrew Tridgell and others
Capabilities: 64-bit files, socketpairs, hard links, symlinks, batchfiles,
               IPv6, 64-bit system inums, 64-bit internal inums

rsync comes with ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY.  This is free software, and you
are welcome to redistribute it under certain conditions.  See the GNU
General Public Licence for details.


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