rsync over smb share

Stuart Halliday StuartH at
Tue Jan 9 10:39:09 GMT 2007

You need to make allowances for the 2 different time systems.

Put this in the Rsync line --modify-window=3 

Stuart Halliday

-----Original Message-----
From: Robert Fitzpatrick <lists at>
To: rsync <rsync at>
Date: Mon, 08 Jan 2007 13:00:40 -0500
Subject: rsync over smb share

> I have a FreeBSD unix server that I want to backup to a USB drive
> attached to a Windows 2000 server. I mount the smb share on the Unix
> server and then try to rsync from the source directory to the mounted
> directory, but it syncs all files every time. Can someone suggest if
> this should work and what my problem may be?

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