cygwin version of rsync has lost it's ext-attr copy ability

L. A. Walsh rsync at
Mon Jul 28 00:57:40 MDT 2014

I don't know the reasons why, but for some reason the cygwin version of
rsync has lost the extattr copy ability (as shown by this:
>  rsync --version
rsync  version 3.1.0  protocol version 31
Copyright (C) 1996-2013 by Andrew Tridgell, Wayne Davison, and others.
Web site:
   64-bit files, 64-bit inums, 64-bit timestamps, 64-bit long ints,
   no socketpairs, hardlinks, symlinks, IPv6, batchfiles, inplace,
   append, ACLs, no xattrs, iconv, symtimes, prealloc

Does anyone know why they'd be turned off now when they've worked
for many years?

I asked on the cygwin list, but no one replied when I asked
why and if it could be respun with them working again.

Weird -- that's why I was wondering if anyone here knew anything.

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