files-from option requires dot .

Wayne Davison wayned at
Sat May 7 12:24:09 MDT 2011

On Fri, May 6, 2011 at 7:34 PM, Felipe Alvarez <felipe.alvarez at>wrote:

> This does work. Note the period `.' [after the colon].
>  rsync --files-from=list.txt -vrP ./

Install a newer rsync on the remote system -- the bug where an empty
destination-dir string wasn't being interpreted as '.' was fixed in 3.0.8.

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