Re: rsync issue
- From: Rob Owens <rowens@xxxxxxx>
- Date: Sun, 12 Sep 2010 16:27:05 -0400
On Sun, Sep 12, 2010 at 08:01:00PM +0200, Rodolfo Medina wrote:
Rodolfo Medina <rodolfo.medina@xxxxxxxxx> writes:My previous suggestion still applies. Rsync everything, then delete
In rsync manual I coudn't find a solution to what I want. I wish to copy all
my home directory into another machine with the --delete option, but:
1) I dont't want hidden files, i.e.: `.*' to be copied;
2) on the other hand, there are some symlinks, beginning with `.', that I
want to be copied.
The --exclude option won't help.
From my home directory, if I do:
$ rsync -vrtul --delete * 192.168.0.2:/home/rodolfo
, hidden files that are in `~/' are not copied at all nor the --delete option
applies to files that are in `~/', so it's not good; from /home, if I do:
$ rsync -vrtul --delete rodolfo 192.168.0.2:/home
, everything is copied, also system hidden directories and files, which I
Please help with this issue.
Thanks for any help
Sorry, I made a mistake: I mean, I want hidden files to be copied, except than
those in `~/': of those, i.e. of the hidden files in `~/', I just want the
symlinks to be copied.
what you don't want by using the find command.
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