Rsync to a Read Only file system
matt at mattmccutchen.net
Wed Feb 13 02:11:03 GMT 2008
On Tue, 2008-02-12 at 20:31 +0100, smokin.jake at mac.com 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.
I'm not convinced that it's worth adding code to rsync to second-guess a
filesystem misconfiguration. If the filesystem backing
root at slug::Downloads is always mounted read-only, you should just set
"read only = yes" for the module in the daemon configuration; then
pushes will abort immediately.
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