Rsync "roadmap" and version numbering (3.1.0 vs 3.0.4)

Matt McCutchen matt at
Sat Jul 5 02:36:53 GMT 2008

On Fri, 2008-07-04 at 21:55 -0400, Crawford Kyle wrote:
> I'd like to see the create times and fileflags patches included so all  
> metadata tests pass with backup bouncer 'out of the box' on Mac OS X.

Those patches are Mac-specific, so I'm pretty sure they won't go into
the main rsync, but it would make sense to include them in packagings of
rsync for Mac OS X.  The two main packagings I know of are from Fink and

It appears that the Fink package includes the patches but the MacPorts
one doesn't; someone should encourage the MacPorts people to add the

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