Rsync and Chinese characters problem

Christopher Faylor
Mon Nov 21 02:10:00 GMT 2005

On Sun, Nov 20, 2005 at 06:42:23PM -0800, Robert Lucas wrote:
>I'm trying to setup a series of windows computers to automatically
>back themselves up to a remote rsync server. To accomplish this
>I installed cygwin with cron, ssh, and rsync on all the systems.
>However, a couple systems will not backup, looking at the logfiles
>reveals comments like "file has vanished:" and reports of filenames
>with multiple questionmarks as the filename. Right now I'm resorting
>to scp'ing, which of course transmits all files every time. Is
>there anyway to get rsync to work with a Chinese charcterset somehow?

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