Rsync files with long filename
ngill at ocei.vic.gov.au
Thu Jun 30 00:50:15 GMT 2005
I'm currently using rsync to sync a large directory of user files to a
remote server. All is working well, except that files with ridiciously
long file names appear to be skipped.
skipping overly long name: sys/HOME/USERNAME/USERNAMElt/Documents and
Settings/USERNAME/Local Settings/Temporary Internet
Of course, this is just a temp file, however a number of important files
are not being copied.
My setup (which otherwise is working well) is rsyncing between two w2k3
machines with cygwin.
$RSYNC -vrpogtz --delete \
--exclude=.mappedfiles --include-from=$RCONF \
--modify-window 10 $RHOST::backup$SPATH $DPATH
With all paramaters set correctly
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