preserve EA?

Matt McCutchen hashproduct+rsync at
Wed May 9 20:07:11 GMT 2007

On 5/9/07, Ming Zhang <blackmagic02881 at> wrote:
> sorry that i should do more check. the rsync man page on site does not
> have this while fc6 rsync man page has -X support. i guess there are
> some extra patches floating around.

That extra patch is floating at "patches/xattrs.diff" in rsync source
distributions through version 2.6.9.  The support for preserving
extended attributes has been merged into the main rsync in CVS, which
will eventually be released as rsync 3.0.0.


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