Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 15th Apr 2009 22:28 UTC
General Development The rsync utility is a mandatory tool for your command-line work, and you need to learn how to use it for easy, safe, quick laptop-desktop synchronization. This article introduces rsync and mentions several related tools, all of which provide easy synchronization procedures.
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The problem...
by xnoreq on Thu 16th Apr 2009 17:40 UTC
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2009-01-06

The problem I have with rsync is that it doesn't preserve all file attributes when pulling a backup from a linux to a windows machine.
Well, creating a tar archive on the linux machine and just pulling that one over rsync helps, but that's not a very good solution, any suggestions?

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