Rsync and Chinese characters problem

Robert Lucas
Mon Nov 21 02:11:00 GMT 2005

Will do, sorry to post in the wrong place.


Christopher Faylor:
>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?
>Sorry, but this isn't a bug reporting mailing list.  Please use the
>main cygwin list to discuss how to use an application.

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