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Old 04-30-2007, 02:22 PM   #1
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how to compare to dir's with some equal content

My question is i got to seperate dir's with someequal content.
how do i copy the content of one dir to another witout updating or overwriting the equal content ed some files have been configured or are newer.

sins re007
Old 04-30-2007, 02:31 PM   #2
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Tried rsync?
Old 04-30-2007, 02:49 PM   #3
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thank you , just what i was looking for
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