Re: rsync question
On Thu, Nov 08, 2007 at 04:04:56PM +0000, John O Laoi wrote:
> I have the same structure on 2 machines.
> I want to keep them in sync.
> I change a file (ZZZ.ods) on the one with IP address AAA.BBB.CCC.DDD
> and then rsync from the other as follows
> ~$ rsync -avh AAA.BBB.CCC.DDD:/home/john/Documents/ ./Documents/
> receiving file list ... done
> But the file ~/Documents/X/Y/ZZZ.ods on the machine I am issuing the
> command on does not change!
> What am I doing wrong?
I don't know. Try adding -c so that it decides what to sync based on an
actual checksum instead of size and time.
Also, I get confused sometimes on the effects of a trailing slash on
source and target arguments. Check for a ~/Documents/Documents/
directory or something.