Problem in --backup-dir option

Wayne Davison wayned at
Wed Jun 6 02:10:30 GMT 2007

On Tue, Jun 05, 2007 at 12:41:44PM +0530, Chandra Prabha wrote:
> Backup is taking for the old back up files also.
> So i am getting directories inside directories in a loop.

You should put the backup directory outside of your transfer area or
specify an --exclude=MATCH that excludes it from the transfer.


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