rsync with 8bit file names?

LuKreme kremels at
Tue Sep 23 14:29:54 MDT 2014

> On 21 Sep 2014, at 13:55 , Thomas Floeren <thfl at> wrote:
> in the meantime I moved two of my Macs to 10.10 (DP8; 14A361c) and I repeated the test (copying a umlaut file to and from an afp mount; see my mail from 16 Sep) with the same result, i.e. no problems. Didn’t test it with DP7 though.

rsync is working properly, the problem as it turns out is isolated to the Drobo. I was mislead, because I THOUGHT the finder copies were working. As I said in my last email:

> But, I was wrong about the Finder copy. The 8bit file names APPEARED to copy, and gave no error, and made the completion noise, but did not, in point of fact, copy. So this is a Drobo issue and not a rsync issue.

Thanks for your time.

You and me Sunday driving Not arriving

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