rsync on stand alone winXP

Matt McCutchen matt at
Fri May 30 12:22:19 GMT 2008

On Fri, 2008-05-30 at 12:02 +0530, Madan Kumar wrote:
> And also I am able to copy the files or directory in the same location
> where these four(rsync.exe,cygwin.dll,cygwin-0-dll,rsync-param.reg)
> are. like these are in C:\program files\rsync folder  so by using the
> command-> C:\program files\rsync\rsync -avz sourceDIR/ destDIR/    I
> am able to copy the directory nut it is copying only on the same
> location where above files are not from one drive to another drive.

Just specify the desired destination on D: using the /cygdrive/D syntax,

"C:\program files\rsync\rsync" -avz sourceDIR/ /cygdrive/D/destDIR/

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