Incremental recursion not working

Gerald Holl gerald at
Wed Mar 24 01:17:10 MDT 2010

On 24.03.2010 01:37, Matt McCutchen wrote:
> 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.

Right, user at host:/source
Maybe it's because of too many files? The file list consists of approx. 
450.000 items.


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