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Old 03-27-2006, 01:46 PM   #1
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Hi Group,

Just wondering if there is a way to backup Windows file permissions when sending backups to an Rsync server??


Old 04-21-2006, 06:13 AM   #2
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hi chantman,

are those windows files stored on a samba server?
then using the -a option would save the unix "translations"
for the permissions. (samba 4 is going to have better support
for windows special rights, i read)
if not, how are you doing it anyway? cygwin?



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