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Re: rsync - newbie question

Yes, rsync has a “-x" option, which does the same thing as for cp: it keeps it from crossing filesystem boundaries.  If you are using rsync to back up whole filesystems, it’s indispensable.


On May 12, 2018, at 10:50 AM, Tixy <tixy@yxit.co.uk> wrote:

> 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
> installed).

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