Specify Includes Only

Paul rsync908347 at rainslide.net
Sun Mar 14 08:23:46 MDT 2010

On Sat, Mar 13, 2010 at 08:03:05PM -0800, Steven Monai wrote:
>$ cat >dirs.txt <<EOF
>$ rsync -r --include-from=filt.txt --prune-empty-dirs `cat dirs.txt` destdir

I can't quite get that to work when the dirs have spaces in them. I've tried various forms of backslash escaping the spaces and putting the dirs in doublequotes, even messing with IFS, but no luck. (And I don't want to do an rsync command for every sourcedir :))



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