transfered data size question

Armin Obersteiner armin at
Thu Jul 28 21:18:25 GMT 2005


> > 1) which one is the net-value of the network transferred bytes
> That would be "Total bytes written" (though it's "Total bytes sent" in a
> modern rsync -- you may want to look into upgrading).

thanks. i'm using gentoo rsync 2.6.0-r5 (security patched). gentoo relies
on rsync a lot, an upgrade has to wait ...

> > 2) it seems that unchanged files are transferred too?
> Please read about the --times (-t) option in the manpage.

thanks again. i thought this option to be the default - sorry.

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