Rsync to a Read Only file system

Paul Slootman paul+rsync at
Tue Feb 12 20:35:09 GMT 2008

On Tue 12 Feb 2008, smokin.jake at wrote:

> The destination file system is  Read Only, but RSYNC takes the time and 
> looks as if the transfer is happening, but of course it is not.
> I would like RSYNC to terminate as soon as it knows its destination is Read 
> only.

Rsync doesn't know that the whole destination is read-only...

Paul Slootman

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