Which function in generator trigger the file transfer?

Wayne Davison wayned at samba.org
Thu Jun 4 16:09:43 GMT 2009

On Tue, Jun 02, 2009 at 03:31:02PM +0800, Daniel.Li wrote:
> As receiver will use "read_ndx_and_attrs" to read iflags to judge if
> it's need to be transfered? 

You can get a good overview of how rsync works here:


After reading through that, you should discover that it's the generator
that decides what work gets done.


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