Number of files transferred

Ph. Marek philipp.marek at
Wed Apr 16 07:02:05 GMT 2008

Hello Wayne,

On Mittwoch, 16. April 2008, Wayne Davison wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 16, 2008 at 06:51:37AM +0200, Ph. Marek wrote:
> > So I'd need a clear indication whether source and target are identical
> > - files (incl. mtime!), symlinks, devices, directories, everywhere
> > owner, group, and mode, and in the near future possibly xattr too ..
> That's what -i is for.  I have been known to use rsync -ain (note the
> dry-run) as a quick way to see the differences in hierarchies of files.
I did a quick search but couldn't find a format definition.

I'll do some experimenting; thank you for this hint.



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