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answered RSYNC to windows CIFS copies all directories on update (but not old content)
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accepted Linux NTFS to NTFS rsync repeatedly recopying files
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answered Linux NTFS to NTFS rsync repeatedly recopying files
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revised Linux NTFS to NTFS rsync repeatedly recopying files
more information - root access with modify-window helps, -u flag for normal users helps.
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comment Linux NTFS to NTFS rsync repeatedly recopying files
rsync does support timestamp variations using the --modify-window flag.
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comment Linux NTFS to NTFS rsync repeatedly recopying files
When using -t, rsync generates errors like rsync: failed to set times on "/windows/backups/media/Folder_name": Operation not permitted (1) for each folder. The -O flag prevents rsync trying to set these times.
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revised Linux NTFS to NTFS rsync repeatedly recopying files
correction, and extra information
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