Re: rsync - newbie question
- Date: Sat, 12 May 2018 13:58:31 -0500
- From: Richard Owlett <rowlett@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: rsync - newbie question
On 05/12/2018 12:50 PM, Tixy wrote:
On Sat, 2018-05-12 at 13:28 -0400, Jude DaShiell wrote:
Another hierarchy in Linux not to sync is /system for the same reason
you don't sync /proc.
Presumably you meant /sys ?
Basically, the OP probably don't want to try and sync mount points for
things that aren't ordinary filesystems and that's quite an extensive
and variable list.
I exclude /media for similar reasons. Or would exclude it anyway?
Some commands have options to stop them looking at other filsytsems (cp
has -x and find has -xdev) I don't know about rsync (I don't have it