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Old 09-24-2003, 10:24 AM   #1
wedgeworth
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can you use rsync on tarballs


didn't know if i could tar something up into a new_stuff.tar and then run rsync on the old_stuff.tar that i had tarred up the day before? if anyone know how you would do something like this, or if it is allowed. please drop me a line.
 
Old 09-24-2003, 07:48 PM   #2
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It is allowed.

There are so many ways to use rsync (8, according to man rysnc) that it would help to know what your situation is. Are you synchronizing across a network or local files? If it is remotely then do you want to run rsync as a server or use ssh?

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