Adding prompt before overwrite feature in rsync

Lokesh Walase flokeshw24 at
Fri May 10 22:26:34 MDT 2013

Hello all,

In "cp" command, we have "-i" option, which prompts before overwriting.
I read the man page of "rsync" and didnt find anything like that here.

So I m interested in adding this feature to the "rsync" command.
I have downloaded the source code of "rsync" but I m confused from where to
start and what to read.

I need some guidelines from you guys as to how I can start or what should I
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