Mini-HOWTO: Fixing rsync on Tiger (Mac OS X 10.4.x)
david at xactcommerce.com
Thu Dec 1 14:54:09 GMT 2005
... ._resource forks being synced over and over despite the target file
itself not moving..
I am attempting a link-destination based multiple backup that creates
hard links to files that are duplicates and only moves the changed
files.. This implementation of rsync is not noticing the existing
resource fork associated with the previous copy of the file so it moves
the resource fork again.
I hope this makes sense.
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