[Bug 10334] rsync doesn't log hardlink-copies using --link-dest

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Thu Dec 19 16:10:03 MST 2013


Wayne Davison <wayned at samba.org> changed:

           What    |Removed                     |Added
             Status|NEW                         |RESOLVED
         Resolution|                            |WORKSFORME

--- Comment #4 from Wayne Davison <wayned at samba.org> 2013-12-19 23:10:03 UTC ---
This is as-designed, since a link-dest copy outputs just the changes.  Think of
it as "what would rsync output if we actually copied into the link-dest dir",
but with the copy going into a new directory.  Sadly, the --delete option does
not work properly (it doesn't mention files that went away compared to the
prior link-dest dir).

As mentioned, specifying -ii mentions even unchanged files, and this output
will output enough information for you to be able to see that they are being

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