Number of files to be transferred?

Eric Busto EBusto at
Fri Feb 23 00:02:05 GMT 2007

Yeah, I came to that conclusion unfortunately after adding in the
printf.  :/


-----Original Message-----
From: hashproduct at [mailto:hashproduct at] On Behalf Of
Matt McCutchen
Sent: Thursday, February 22, 2007 4:01 PM
To: Eric Busto
Cc: Julian Pace Ross; rsync at
Subject: Re: Number of files to be transferred?

On 2/22/07, Eric Busto <EBusto at> wrote:
> Looks like I just need to print out file_list.count.

No, that gives the total number of files rsync is considering, not how
many it is going to transfer.  There is no way to determine how many
files rsync is going to transfer short of a dry run.

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