Rsync 2.6.9 does not skip any files based on modification time

Matt McCutchen matt at
Sun Feb 10 04:02:25 GMT 2008

On Sun, 2008-02-10 at 04:57 +0100, Stefan Malte Schumacher wrote:
> I just renamed "Bücher & Comics" to "Buecher" and then tried to rsync
> again. This time it works and rsync even copies the subdirectories  -
> one of which is named "Bücher & Rollenspiele" correctly. So the only
> problem to be solved is how to get rsync to accept "Bücher & Comics"
> as command line parameter.

Good.  Then my guess is that there's some weirdness in the hacked
Cygwin's handling of command-line arguments.  As a workaround, you could
try using --files-from instead of putting the path on the command line.


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