syncing multiple instances of code in same tree

Matt McCutchen matt at
Wed Mar 12 00:27:30 GMT 2008

On Tue, 2008-03-11 at 12:42 -0700, jolszews wrote:
> I'd like to sync all instances from an updated version of the code, say,
> /my_code/source_code/latest_instance.  My initial thought was to do
> something like this:
> rsync -v /my_code/source_code/latest_instance/ /my_code/root_dir/*/

Just use a shell script to update the instances one at a time:

for dest in /my_code/root_dir/*/; do
	rsync -v /my_code/source_code/latest_instance/ "$dest"


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