DO NOT REPLY [Bug 4834] --inplace with --backup --backup-dir does not work

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Sun Sep 23 02:47:24 GMT 2007

------- Comment #1 from hashproduct+rsync at  2007-09-22 21:47 CST -------
I can reproduce the behavior Joost described.  It gets much worse: in
whole-file mode, rsync updates the destination file without even attempting to
back it up.  This is because the "if (... || whole_file) goto notify_others;"
that skips over the code that does backups when --inplace is on.

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