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Simple versioned backups with RsyncX
Authored by: macosx4me on May 24, '06 06:13:44PM

The version of rsync that comes with RsyncX is now seriously dated.

10.4.6, with all updates, is now supposed to reliably handle dual-fork files via the Apple-supplied rsync.

However, it will not reliably copy both dual-fork files and ACLs, still a known limitation. You can manually split the files first as one option.

If you're running Mac OS X prior to 10.4, or don't need ACLs, the following version is recommended:

http://www.lartmaker.nl/rsync/



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