[Bug 11378] Please add a '--line-buffered' option to rsync to make logging/output more friendly with pipes/syslog/CI systems/etc.

Karl O. Pinc kop at meme.com
Sat Jul 4 18:48:26 UTC 2015

On Sat, 04 Jul 2015 17:56:25 +0000
samba-bugs at samba.org wrote:

> --- Comment #2 from Nathan Neulinger <nneul at neulinger.org> ---
> Perhaps the naming is not correct on my suggested option (and I'll
> admit, I completely missed the outbuf option) - unfortunately, outbuf
> doesn't actually solve the problem. 
> The goal is to get incremental progress output while running rsync
> through a build system or similar.

What would happen if you piped the rsync output through
tr and changed \r to \n?

Karl <kop at meme.com>
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