rsync --delete isn't deleting files

Matt McCutchen matt at
Fri Jul 11 20:42:32 GMT 2008

On Fri, 2008-07-11 at 13:01 -0700, Wayne Davison wrote:
> On Fri, Jul 11, 2008 at 04:22:04PM +0100, Tiago Marques wrote:
> > I was already using the -d option, it download the subdirs also.
> You also need to not use -r (e.g. either expand -a and omit -r, or
> specify --no-r).

-d will create the subdirectories themselves regardless of -r, which I
think Tiago doesn't want.  That's why I suggested an exclude instead of

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