Rsync Error Code 23

Wayne Davison wayned at
Fri Apr 18 13:53:06 GMT 2008

On Thu, Apr 17, 2008 at 12:57:27PM -0600, Kenneth Seal wrote:
> I have tried running my script in verbose mode -vv but I really don't
> want to read all 1000+ lines of output to look for the error code.

Errors should be output to stderr, and it isn't required that you have
even one -v specified to see errors.  You should be able to redirect
stderr (file-handle 2) like this:

rsync -av src/ dest/ 2>/tmp/rsync-$$.txt

That should give you the errors in whatever file you like.


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