On Thu, Aug 21, 2003 at 02:23:54PM -0700, Pat Lashley wrote: > On Thursday, August 21, 2003 22:19:28 +0200 Nico Meijer > <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > >> Is there any simple clean way to copy an entire directory tree and > >> preserve both the flags (like schg) AND hard links within the tree? > >> (And, of course, preserve device special nodes, etc.) > > > > Have you looked at rsync? > > No, I hadn't thought of using rsync for a purely local copy. But now > that I've tried it, add it to the list of utilities that lose the flags. > (I'm particularly interested in preserving the schg and nodump flags.) > > So far, the only thing I know of that seems to do everything right > is cvsup. But it's really a bit cumbersome to set up for a one-time > copy.
cpdup, perhaps? (/usr/ports/sysutils/cpdup) -T -- The ultimate question: Why does life exist? The answer: For life's sake. - ANONYMOUS, thought to be of Zensunni origin _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"