files-from option requires dot .

Wayne Davison wayned at
Sat May 7 12:30:23 MDT 2011

On Sat, May 7, 2011 at 11:24 AM, Wayne Davison <wayned at> wrote:

> 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.

Sorry, I misread your command.  That is indeed still a bug, but
interestingly one that is avoided if you use -s (--protect-args).  I'll have
to look into why that fails.

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