Problem with extended ACLs in 3.0.4?

Matt McCutchen matt at
Sun Nov 2 20:33:05 GMT 2008

On Sun, 2008-11-02 at 19:18 +0000, Andrew Gideon wrote:
> This one seems pretty basic.  It's on a CentOS 4.5 machine with rsync rpm 
> rsync-3.0.4-1.el4.rf and kernel  After the 
> operation, f1 and f2 should have identical ACLs.  They don't.

> 	[root at house0 t]# rsync -aX -v --itemize-changes f1 f2

You need to pass -A to preserve ACLs.  -X does not process "system.*"
extended attributes.


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