Only backup deleted files/dirs

Grieger, Jens jens.grieger at
Thu Apr 30 09:48:00 GMT 2009

I am missing a option for --backup
By default --backup copies deleted and changed files. With patching
rsync I can specify a dir for the deleted files and a dir for the
changed files.
My problem is that I don't care abotu changed files/dirs. Only deleted
files/dirs are interesting.
Is there any workaround or option that I can use to only backup deleted

Telling --backup-dir to use /dev/null did not work :)


Jens Grieger

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