Is it possible to specify the destination filename for every file being synced with rsync

Matthias Schniedermeyer ms at
Sat Nov 2 11:58:00 MDT 2013

On 02.11.2013 11:39, Cary Lewis wrote:
> E.g. I have a directory with 10,000 files, and I want to sync them to a
> remote server, but I want to map the source filenames to a different set of
> filenames on the server.
> Is there a way to create an input file for rsync to use that specifies a
> src/dst pair?

AFAIK this doesn't work directly.

But you could create hardlinks of your source files into another 
directory locally and then rsync that directory.



More information about the rsync mailing list