rsync - file gathering

Paul Slootman paul at
Mon Nov 27 14:42:28 GMT 2006

On Mon 27 Nov 2006, Andr?s Mor? wrote:
> I would like to know if there's an easy way of telling rsync to remember
> files and directories when doing "rsync -avzP host:dir ."
> I need to get in sync more that 600k files, and the gathering procedure
> takes a lot.

The --files-from= option may help.

Paul Slootman

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