question about output of files copied/deleted

Francis.Montagnac at Francis.Montagnac at
Thu Jul 17 00:54:12 MDT 2014


On Wed, 16 Jul 2014 23:24:45 -0700 Don Cohen wrote:

> So another question/suggestion - if you save the output it would be
> nice to be able to pipe it back into rsync as the list of files to
> be transferred - which would be easier if there were a switch to do
> the translation above. ...

Not quite I think but you can try something like:

  rsync -a -n --out-format %n SRC DST \
  | perl -pe 's/\\#(\d\d\d)/ chr(oct($1)) /eg;' \
  | rsync -i -a --files-from - SRC DST


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