Will rsync support btrfs file system?
louise.hoffman at gmail.com
Sun Dec 6 11:35:21 MST 2009
> The way I read that, it's not something rsync-specific. It sounds like
> btrfs would allow the generation of a list of files, which rsync (or tar,
> or zip, or whatever) could accept. (Rsync obviously being the best
> choice, :-) )
> $ export-whatever-from-btrfs | rsync --files-from=- / backup/
> $ export-whatever-from-btrfs | tar -Jcvf backup.tar.xz -T -
> $ export-whatever-from-btrfs | zip -@ backup.zip
I see. So rsync doesn't need to be altered.
Very cool feature to have in a file system I got to say =)
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