[rsync-announce] Rsync 2.6.5pre2 released
michael at insulin-pumpers.org
Thu May 19 23:43:31 GMT 2005
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> I have released rsync version 2.6.5pre2 -- the second (and hopefully
> final) pre-release for 2.6.5. The 2.6.5 release is primarily a bug-fix
> release to squash some annoying bugs that made it into 2.6.4, though a
> few minor enhancements did make it in as well.
> To see all the changes since 2.6.4, go here:
> To read the pre-release man pages:
> The changes since 2.5.6pre1 are:
> - Improved the keep-alive code (when a timeout is in effect) to
> handle a long silence between the sender and the receiver that can
> occur when the sender is receiving the checksum data for a large
> - If a source filename ends with the name "..", treat it like "../"
> had been specified (so that we don't copy files to the parent dir
> of the destination).
> - If --delete is combined with a file-listing rsync command (i.e. no
> transfer is happening), avoid outputting a warning that we
> couldn't delete anything.
> - If --stats is specified with --delete-after, ensure that all the
> "deleting" messages are output before the statistics.
> - Improved one "if" in the deletion code that was only checking
> errno for ENOTEMPTY when it should have also been checking for
> You can grab the tar file and its signature from here:
> Or the diffs:
> Please give it a try and send feedback! Thanks!
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