Rsync will not work with WD network drive!

Matt McCutchen hashproduct at
Wed Aug 22 22:36:14 GMT 2007

On 8/22/07, previn <preben at> wrote:
> Hi. I have an Western Digital network drive My Book World Edition 500GB.. I
> have installed cwrsync and try to sync a folder on my local machine(Windows
> Vista) to my my external network drive ( in the same LAN). The strange thing
> is that rsync copies folders and files, but the files seems to be HIDDEN at
> the destination. I have tried several versions of rsync and cygwin, and also
> several options on rsync, but I still got the problem. Anyone who can help
> me with this?

Since this sounds like a Windows-specific issue, you may have more
luck asking on the cwRsync forum:


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