bug: xattr filter rule treated as file filter rule on the remote side

Wayne Davison wayne at opencoder.net
Sat Jun 13 10:19:39 UTC 2020

On Wed, May 16, 2018 at 10:03 AM Andras Nagy wrote:

> Summary: an xattr filter rule (e.g. --filter='-x! user.*’, which is
> suggested by the documentation) is treated as a file filter rule on the
> remote side.

This got fixed in git a long time ago, but I (sadly) haven't yet made a new
release that includes it. It will be in 3.2.0.

The issue was that the filter-sending code was not modified to include the
'x' qualifier when writing out these rules.

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