rsync of STDIN to a file.

Eliot Moss moss at
Thu Nov 19 11:02:44 MST 2009

Among other things, gzip embeds the names of the files that it
zipped ... so why would you expect your two .gz files to be
exactly the same? You'll need to use the same name for the
tar files ... and even then, I bet gzip records date and
time ...

Best wishes -- Eliot Moss
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