rsync and translating restricted NTFS filename characters
jweber at amsc.com
Fri Nov 9 15:01:46 GMT 2007
Matt & Wayne:
The transliterate patched worked great. I can now backup and restore to/from
a SMB NTFS share.
Many thanks for taking the time to spin me a patch!
On Tuesday 06 November 2007 02:30:35 pm Matt McCutchen wrote:
> Wayne has cleaned up my patch a bit. The new version is at:
> On Tue, 2007-11-06 at 08:29 -0500, Matt McCutchen wrote:
> > On Mon, 2007-11-05 at 21:24 -0800, Wayne Davison wrote:
> > > On Tue, Nov 06, 2007 at 12:04:19AM -0500, Matt McCutchen wrote:
> > > > This patch adds an option --tr=BAD/GOOD to transliterate filenames.
> > >
> > > Both sides need identical file names in the list when sorting,
> > > otherwise a name could sort into different spots on each side. The
> > > iconv code deals with this by using an index into the unsorted file
> > > list, so you might want to make use of that code.
> > Oops! I overlooked that issue because I only tested with one file;
> > thanks for pointing it out. I have updated the patch (attached) to
> > activate the need_unsorted_flist code when a --tr option is passed.
> > Matt
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