Error 28 and exclusion

Kevin Korb kmk at
Mon Feb 11 05:47:30 MST 2013

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Exclude paths are relative to the source path.  Therefore you want to
exclude /infor/

Are you actually using rsh?  If so make sure you know the security

As for the space issue is it possible that you are hitting a file size
limitation?  Those are usually at 2GB or 4GB but my knowledge of AIX
is pretty minimal.

On 02/11/13 07:24, at wrote:
> I am having two issues with a transfer I perform every weekend.
> The first is I am trying to exclude a directory with the following
> command:
> /usr/bin/rsync --rsync-path=/usr/bin/rsync --rsh=/usr/bin/rsh 
> --log-file=/tmp/rsync.out --exclude /gcse1/infor/ --delete-before
> -rptS usaix:/gcse1/ /gcse1
> I am attempting to pull and synchronize the directory /gcse1 with
> my local server directory /gcse1, but exclude /gcse1/infor .  When
> looking through the logs, it appears that files were transferred
> within the /gcse1/infor tree after all.
> I naturally assumed that I followed documentation and examples
> well enough, but obviously not.
> Secondly, I am receiving an error 28 (ENOSPC) on the transfer of a
> large file.  I make sure the destination file system is double what
> the source for the possibility of needing to keep copies of both
> during transfer, but I assumed --delete-before would help me avoid
> that.
> BTW, the rsync version I am using on both ends is rsync  version
> 3.0.9 protocol version 30 on AIX 5.3.
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