rsnapshot running with unix hosts

Corinna Vinschen
Wed Sep 8 19:39:00 GMT 2010

On Sep  8 15:06, James Chase wrote:
> >You *did* read
> >
> >did you?  Especially the part concerning the registry.
> Yes, I saw that but that's not an option for me at the moment. I

Why?  Windows still works as usual.  Only applications explicitely
asking for case-sensitivity, like Cygwin, will actually use it.

> suppose the heart of my question is: shouldn't mounting with posix=1
> enable the behavior I am trying to get? ie. separate files for
> different case file names or does that only work in conjunction with
> the registry tweak?

Case sensitivity requires OS support.  So the answer is yes.


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