Nulls instead of data

Wayne Davison wayned at
Wed Sep 21 17:06:07 GMT 2005

On Wed, Sep 21, 2005 at 11:55:43AM +0200, Wojtek.Pilorz wrote:
> After patching rsync with the patch provided, rsync did not quietly 
> produced bad file, which is good, and, unfortunately, it did not produce 
> any data, so there is still some room for improvement;

If you want the partial data saved (instead of discarded), specify
--partial.  Otherwise, I don't see what else you expect rsync to do
after getting an I/O read error on the source file.  


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