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How to rsync symlinks and their referents but preserving the links

I have the following filestructure in my src directory: en/ en/a/ en/a/file1 -> ../../en/mp3/file1-longer-name-a en/a/file2 -> ../../en/mp3/file2-longer-name-a en/mp3/file1-longer-name-a ...
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Rsync, copy through symlink

I am using rsync to backup my server to an offsite server. Due to diskspace on my backup server, I have created a couple of symlinks to put some of the data on a different drive. However, instead of ...
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Rsync: dealing with absolute symlinks

Having read through the rsync manpage, I can't see any way for rsync to automagically transform absolute symlinks between machines, i.e Server A file -> /home/username/path/file Server B file ...