Why does this rsync line not work?

Wayne Davison wayned at samba.org
Thu Dec 7 02:53:21 GMT 2006

On Wed, Dec 06, 2006 at 08:06:51PM -0500, Matt McCutchen wrote:
> You need -r, --recursive to make rsync recurse inside the source
> directory.

Alternately, use -d (--dirs), to tell rsync to copy the contents of a
"dir/" arg without recursing into the subdirs.  It also creates any
"dir" args; i.e. no trailing-slash == just create the dir itself.


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