Symlinks in OS X (10.4.1)

Wayne Davison wayned at
Mon Oct 15 00:13:10 GMT 2007

> On Sat, Oct 13, 2007 at 08:56:23PM +0200, dsp at wrote:
> > is there a way to ignore the permissions for symlinks but compare the
> > permissions for regular files and change them accordingly?

On Sun, Oct 14, 2007 at 04:57:31PM -0700, Wayne Davison wrote:
> That should be the default for any system that doesn't have lchmod().

Aha, I see the problem.  Rsync doesn't try to set the permissions, but
it does list the permissions as differing in the itemized output.  I'll
fix that.


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