anchoring of patterns for per-directory merge files

Paul Slootman paul+rsync at
Wed Nov 11 10:43:33 MST 2009

On Wed 11 Nov 2009, Andy Smith wrote:
> On the sender, I have in the file "/data/home/andy/.rsync-filter":
> - /tmp/
> The documentation leads me to believe that this should exclude a
> directory called "tmp/" located only in the same directory as the
> merge file.  What happens is, nothing gets excluded.


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