Bug 5539 - rsync -X does not work
Summary: rsync -X does not work
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 5538
Alias: None
Product: rsync
Classification: Unclassified
Component: core (show other bugs)
Version: 3.0.3
Hardware: x64 Linux
: P3 major (vote)
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Wayne Davison
QA Contact: Rsync QA Contact
URL: https://bugzilla.samba.org/show_bug.c...
Depends on:
Reported: 2008-06-11 22:22 UTC by Bill C Riemers
Modified: 2008-07-28 20:45 UTC (History)
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Description Bill C Riemers 2008-06-11 22:22:13 UTC
With the git source, the -X flag no-longer works.  I suspect this problem was introduced fixing bug #5526.

For a simple test case try:

sudo mkdir /var2
sudo rsync -aX --link-dest=/var /var/. /var2/.
ls -laZ /var2

You should see that /var2 does not have the correct xattributes.
Comment 1 Bill C Riemers 2008-06-11 22:23:54 UTC
Opps.  Look like I hit submit twice.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 5538 ***