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Re: rsync and Cygwin..
- From: Steven Dennis <nzdreamer55 at gmail dot com>
- To: moss at cs dot umass dot edu, cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Tue, 23 Sep 2014 09:54:40 -0700
- Subject: Re: rsync and Cygwin..
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- References: <CAJipp7cMoPGCyyt5SfAhUye9sOHGyONsb4MrKRV8Gf4UhVJSAQ at mail dot gmail dot com> <54218FBF dot 2070406 at cs dot umass dot edu>
Thanks for the help. The files on my ubuntu server are there for a
while and often don't change but more files will get added. The files
on my home computer I move from the rsync target folder to do other
things with. I was hoping that if the files were copied one time from
my ubuntu server that I could some how tell rsync not to copy them
again. I don't have a lot of computer experience so any solution will
have to be super easy or at least a lot of explaining.
Thank you again for the reply
On Tue, Sep 23, 2014 at 8:20 AM, Eliot Moss <email@example.com> wrote:
> On 9/23/2014 11:01 AM, Steven Dennis wrote:
>> This might not be too related to Cygwin, but not sure where else to
>> ask about stuff in Cygwin.
>> I am running rsync from a ubuntu server and my home computer to copy
>> files from the server to my computer. I want to set up rsync to run
>> every hour as files on my ubuntu server change. If I move the copied
>> files on my home computer that rsync copied, will rsync recopy them
>> the next time it is run?
> This is about rsync, AFAICT, not really about cygwin-specific
> behavior, but what do you mean by "moved"? If rsync does not
> see a target file, then yes, it will copy it (again, in this
> case). That's just how rsync works. What were you hoping
> for? Maybe there's another tool that will do it ...
> Eliot Moss
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