Funny issue with chroot + symlink outside chroot

Matt McCutchen matt at
Sun Feb 10 21:48:29 GMT 2008

On Tue, 2008-01-29 at 21:06 -0500, Matt McCutchen wrote:
> The trouble is that the "symlink has no referent" message needs to be
> extended to apply to symlinks followed because of --copy-unsafe-links as
> well as --copy-links.


Wayne has committed an improved version of my patch that extends the
"symlink has no referent" case to both --copy-unsafe-links and
--copy-dirlinks, so your case should be working now in the current
development rsync.


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