Linux to Windows

Andrew Burgess aab at
Tue Aug 23 18:17:40 GMT 2005

On Tue, 23 Aug 2005 11:08:13 -0700, John Jablonski  
<jjablonski at> wrote:

> Thing is, it's not an rsync problem. It's a windows filesystem problem.  
> Or at least a windows problem of some sort.
> You can't have a file called:
> 1124816518.8634_2.mailbox:2,S
> in windows.

Perhaps rsync needs a destination filename mangling regexp option?

I suppose you'd also want one for source filenames so you can
rsync in the opposite direction, even though if you're not careful
you won't get symmetry...

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