Re[2]: --link-dest --inplace updates files without unlinking. What to do?

Askar Safin safinaskar at
Fri Dec 26 18:32:18 MST 2014

No. Now there is no --inplace. So, rsync will never write new file directly into old one (without unlinking). If there already is old file and it needs updating, then rsync will write into something like .file-He4gw, and then it will rename this file to its right name. This new file will not have any hardlinks to old files
Askar Safin
Kazan, Russia

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