Transfer mode

Matt McCutchen matt at
Tue Dec 16 14:30:57 GMT 2008

On Tue, 2008-12-16 at 16:57 +0530, Jignesh Shah wrote:
> Hello Friends, 
> Could any one please tell me what is transfer mode and what are the
> transfer modes available in rsync?

I'm not sure what you mean by "transfer mode"; I don't know of a concept
by that specific name in the concept of rsync.

Rsync supports file transfers with or without the delta-transfer
algorithm ( see ), controlled by the
--(no-)whole-file option, if that's what you're asking.


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