rsync & smbpasswd

Andrew Tridgell tridge at
Wed Jul 25 00:12:15 GMT 2001

> if you fear that, simply make a script that rsync to a different file and then
> move that file over the correct one. A move is really fast (just changes one or two inodes)

rsync always does that. It creates a temporary file then when it has
confirmed the strong hash it renames it.

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