modification times questions

Kevin Korb kmk at
Fri Apr 7 18:58:30 UTC 2017

If you are sure the content is correct you can run rsync with both
--times and --size-only.

This will cause rsync to "fix" the timestamps on files that are the same
size on both ends.

On 04/07/2017 02:53 PM, McDowell, Blake via rsync wrote:
> How do I transfer just the modification times with rsync? I now the file
> content is the same but the modification times are different. Is there a
> way to do this? Every way that I have tried causes the whole file to
> transfer as well.
> Thanks

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