Prevent --max-delete from deleting any files?

Wayne Davison wayned at
Fri Jun 18 23:32:41 MDT 2010

On Wed, Jun 2, 2010 at 10:30 AM, Marco Moreno <mmoreno at> wrote:

> Is there a way to prevent rsync from deleting any files if --max-delete is
> exceeded?

No, there is no way to do that.  You could tweak the source to change
--delete-delay so that it ignores the delay list if the list grows too long,
but that is not something that is currently supported.

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