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Old 12-21-2009, 06:52 PM
Peter Serwe
Default scp copy remote files does NOT copy link?

Of course, if you want to be a really sneaky sysadmin and avoid links altogether, not to mention confuse the shit out of the developers using your system,
you can always do a mount --bind as an alternative to symlinking directories


On Mon, Dec 21, 2009 at 11:25 AM, nate <centos@linuxpowered.net> wrote:

b.j. mcclure wrote:

> I know I'm going to be embarrassed by the answer to this one but I've

> checked a couple rsync and ssh references, including man rsync, and do

> not find an option -H. *What is it?

Looks like

*-H, --hard-links * * * * * *preserve hard links

In my experience hard links aren't very common, symlinks on the other

hand are very common, and probably the type of link you were




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