Bug 13912 - Fix a few typos in rsync.yo
Summary: Fix a few typos in rsync.yo
Alias: None
Product: rsync
Classification: Unclassified
Component: core (show other bugs)
Version: 3.1.3
Hardware: All All
: P5 enhancement (vote)
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Wayne Davison
QA Contact: Rsync QA Contact
Depends on:
Reported: 2019-04-25 11:00 UTC by Clément
Modified: 2020-04-05 16:44 UTC (History)
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Documentation patch (1.78 KB, patch)
2019-04-25 11:00 UTC, Clément
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Description Clément 2019-04-25 11:00:20 UTC
Created attachment 15095 [details]
Documentation patch


I sent the following patch to the mailing list on March 12, but I did not receive an answer about it.  Here is the patch again with comments:

> -	it() you must not specify the bf(--rsh) (bf(-e)) option.

This is about the daemon, but the manual explains letter that you can in fact pass --rsh, in section `USING RSYNC-DAEMON FEATURES VIA A REMOTE-SHELL CONNECTION`.

> -  rsync -av rsync:://targethost2/module/src/ /dest/ )
> +  rsync -av rsync://targethost2/module/src/ /dest/ )

This seems to have an extra ':' in the URL?

>  option when they need to continue a backup run that got interrupted.  Since
>  a bf(--link-dest) run is copied into a new directory hierarchy (when it is
> -used properly), using bf(--ignore existing) will ensure that the
> +used properly), using bf(--ignore-existing) will ensure that the

This seems to include an extraneous space.