Verifying backups

Ronald F. Guilmette rfg at
Thu Oct 1 00:33:08 UTC 2015

In message <560C7E98.3090306 at>, 
Kevin Korb <kmk at> wrote:

>Remove the -n and look at the results.  You would be copying the one
>dir into the two dir instead of copying the contents of the one dir
>into the two dir.

AHHHHHHHHHHH!  OK.  Yes.  My bad.

I keep on forgetting how critical to the semantics those trailing
slashes are when it comes to rsync.

Thank you greatly.

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