[Samba] tarmode exclude not working?

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Wed Apr 20 17:48:27 MDT 2011

On Sun, Apr 17, 2011 at 11:44:25AM -0400, James Morris wrote:
> I am trying to backup a windows7 machine with smbclient.  I would
> like to exclude the "medSchool" directory.  However, using the
> command:
> /usr/bin/smbclient \\\\server1\\D -U user -E -d 1 -c tarmode\ full
> -TcrX - /medSchool/\* medSchool \medSchool \\medSchool\\ > /dev/null
> no exclusion occurs (w/ >/dev/null there for testing purposes). As
> you can see I've tried every which way I could think of to exclude
> this directory.  Any help would be greatly appreciated.

What Samba version ?

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