bugGNU Parallel - build and execute command lines from standard input in parallel - Bugs: bug #36708, Option to follow links with...


bug #36708: Option to follow links with --transfer rsync

Submitted by:  Jay Hacker <jayqhacker>
Submitted on:  Fri Jun 22 20:50:26 2012  
Category: NoneSeverity: 1 - Wish
Item Group: NoneStatus: Need Info
Privacy: PublicAssigned to: Ole Tange <tange>
Open/Closed: Closed

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Thu Jul 4 15:35:46 2013, comment #2:

No good solution found.

Re-open when a good solution is found.

Ole Tange <tange>
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Sun Jun 24 02:03:59 2012, comment #1:

Please discuss this on the mailing list, so we come up with the best solution.

Ole Tange <tange>
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Fri Jun 22 20:50:26 2012, original submission:

GNU parallel 20120614

Currently, --transfer runs rsync -rlDzR, in which the "-l" means "copy symlinks as symlinks." It would be nice to have the option of copying them as real files (I think that's rsync -L). More generally, perhaps we could have a way to set the rsync options directly.

Jay Hacker <jayqhacker>


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