[parisc-linux] Re: rsync for CVS repository

Rafael Herrera raffo@neuronet.pitt.edu
Wed, 14 Nov 2001 23:20:13 -0500

Paul Bame wrote:

> 6. Answer questions from people who don't know how to use rsync or
>    who have problems.  Some people will try it because it's there, not
>    because it is useful for them.

I use this command:

cd /your/localCVScopy/      
rsync -avzc --progress --stats thepalinux.host.com::Example .

will retrieve the Example directory in archive and compressed mode, a 
little verbose too. Note that this will overwrite any modified file you 
have in your tree.