DO NOT REPLY [Bug 5647] A search through the --compare-dest dirs should stop at the first present file

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Sat Aug 2 02:34:45 GMT 2008

wayned at changed:

           What    |Removed                     |Added
           Severity|enhancement                 |minor
             Status|NEW                         |ASSIGNED
            Summary|A way to make earlier --    |A search through the --
                   |compare-dest dirs hide later|compare-dest dirs should
                   |ones                        |stop at the first present
                   |                            |file

------- Comment #1 from wayned at  2008-08-01 21:34 CST -------
I think the current behavior is broken for the most useful use of multiple
--compare-dest directories.

For your alternative use-case, a less easy way to do the same thing would be to
specify --link-dest and check to see which files ended up with no hard links.

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