code 12 error when specifying files

Wayne Davison wayned at
Fri Aug 4 00:58:13 GMT 2006

On Thu, Aug 03, 2006 at 08:16:54AM -0400, Erik Jacobs wrote:
> If I add the recursive option, it works, but I don't want to recurse
> -- I only want to look at the files in this folder...

On a modern rsync, you specify -d instead of -r to copy directories by
name, or the immediate contents of a directory if the dir has a trailing
slash.  Without -d, use -r and exclude recursed files:



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