DO NOT REPLY [Bug 3844] New: --delete with --dry-run no longer reports files to be deleted

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Fri Jun 16 16:22:24 GMT 2006

           Summary: --delete with --dry-run no longer reports files to be
           Product: rsync
           Version: 2.6.8
          Platform: x86
        OS/Version: Linux
            Status: NEW
          Severity: normal
          Priority: P3
         Component: core
        AssignedTo: wayned at
        ReportedBy: Dave at
         QAContact: rsync-qa at

Prior to 2.6.8 I was able to see which files would be deleted using:

rsync -t --delete -R -z -C -l --safe-links --exclude [...] -n -r -v .

(multiple --exclude options and files removed for brevity)
Now when -n is removed, files are deleted that weren't reported when -n was

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