Beating a dead horse

Henri Shustak henri.shustak at
Thu Apr 3 18:48:24 MDT 2014

> Every year or two I get stuck on this same problem involving
> excluding.

This reply assumes that you would like to backup specific directories via the excludes file, which is believe is what you are attempting to accomplish.

Take a look at the information at the following URL :

Although the URL above is related specifically to the LBackup excludes file, the information is relevant to rsync (as LBackup is a wrapper to rsync) and outlines one possible solution. If you get stuck or require clarification, then please let me know.

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