rsync --exclude-from fileesclusi.txt

Paul Slootman paul at
Thu May 18 10:53:19 GMT 2006

On Thu 18 May 2006, sinidr at wrote:

> Hi!I want to exclude some files to transfer from my local to the remotehost, so I created a file called fileesclusi.txt,with this lines:
> /etc/fstab
> /etc/ntp.conf.predhclient
> /etc/udev
> /etc/openldap
> /etc/gpm-root.conf
> /home/copia/x.txt
> This is the command that I use,I've not errors, but the others files in the directory don't arrive to the destination..why?
> rsync -avvz --delete --rsh=ssh --stats --exclude-from fileesclusi.txt

You don't specify a destination directory, so rsync only shows the
list of the source.

Paul Slootman

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