Question about --files-from= and folder structure

Wayne Davison wayned at
Sun Jan 5 12:36:14 MST 2014

On Fri, Jan 3, 2014 at 12:39 PM, Bill Dorrian <dorrian.2009 at>wrote:

> The script that I'm running works - sort of - in that it syncs the files;
> but it syncs their parent directories too, which I'm trying to avoid.

--files-from implies -R (--relative), which tells rsync to include the path
info.  If you don't want that, follow that option with --no-R

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