rsync 3.0.9 incompatible with self? (proto incompat on local->local)

Wayne Davison wayned at
Sun Aug 12 11:44:32 MDT 2012

On Sun, Aug 5, 2012 at 1:50 AM, Linda Walsh <rsync at> wrote:

> How can I  have a proto incompat when it it is talking to itself?...

You cited a hard-link bug in the incremental recursion algorithm.  You can
work around it by specifying --no-inc-recursive (--no-i-r).  If you have a
reproducible test case, I'd like to see it (if possible) to do some

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