rsync with danish chars in filename

Thomas Damgaard thomasdn at
Thu Sep 17 02:09:21 MDT 2009

Hi Tomas

> file has vanished: "/M?deskabelon.doc"

I have had a similar problem, where the source file was not in the
correct encoding (used on the source).

So in my case, the filename on the source contained chars that was not
properly encoded in the source machine's encoding. (This was a Windows
I don't know if this is the same situation, you are in.

Have you tried creating a new file on the source with a filename containing 'ø'?

Med venlig hilsen/Kind regards
Thomas Damgaard Nielsen

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