Re: rsync

Gordon Haverland

On Sun, 12 Jan 2020 16:32:01 -0700
"John Hanley" <linux@...> wrote:

Replying to a three year old thread as I am setting up my back up
utility again.

Is there a reason you don’t use —delete in your rsync?

If your site (and you are sysadmin/netadmin) works fine with --delete;
go for it. It takes much longer to accumatate data than to delete it.
Being cautious on delete is typically useful.



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