Ignoring specific file type

Wayne Davison wayned at samba.org
Wed Aug 17 08:20:31 GMT 2005

On Mon, Aug 15, 2005 at 01:42:32PM -0600, Ashley M. Kirchner wrote:
> How can I tell rsync to ignore FIFO files?

If you disable the -D option, rsync will not copy them (nor will it copy
devices).  You'll need to avoid -a (--archive) to do that.


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