Confused as to why rsync thinks time, owner and group of many files differ

Dan Stromberg drsalists at
Fri Feb 4 03:39:54 UTC 2022

On Thu, Feb 3, 2022 at 3:50 PM Andy Smith via rsync <rsync at>

> I am tempted to blow away the btrfs filesystem and just do xfs to
> xfs, to rule out weird issues there. It would be a shame though as
> I was hoping to use btrfs's compression here.

You might be able to do a partial transfer to a small XFS for testing -
perhaps even a loopback-mounted XFS.

Last I heard BTRFS wasn't ready for production.
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