Incremental recursion not working

Matt McCutchen matt at
Tue Mar 23 18:37:54 MDT 2010

On Mon, 2010-03-22 at 14:40 +0100, Gerald Holl wrote:
> I'm using rsync 3.0.3 over ssh to sync data between two hosts. I can't 
> get the incremental recursion working:
> rsync -vLogtprz --progress --delete --delete-during --partial -e "ssh -p 
> 1234" --numeric-ids user at host /local/dir/
> The documentation states that the only thing which disables incremental 
> recursion is not using delete-during (or disabling it by --no-i-r).
> None of them applies for above command call.
> Does anybody know what's wrong with my rsync call?

You probably meant "user at host:" for the source.  Other than that, the
command looks fine.  When I try a similar command, the output says
"receiving incremental file list", as expected.


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