bugGNU Parallel - build and execute command lines from standard input in parallel - Bugs: bug #39907, Use /./ to designate where...


bug #39907: Use /./ to designate where relative path starts

Submitted by:  Ole Tange <tange>
Submitted on:  Sat 31 Aug 2013 09:54:11 AM UTC  
Category:  None Severity:  3 - Normal
Item Group:  None Status:  Fixed
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  Ole Tange <tange>
Open/Closed:  Closed

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Wed 14 Dec 2016 04:23:03 PM UTC, comment #2:

Plenty of test in tests-to-run/parallel-local-ssh1.sh

Ole Tange <tange>
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Sun 01 Dec 2013 04:51:44 PM UTC, comment #1:

Implemented. Test suite missing.

Ole Tange <tange>
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Sat 31 Aug 2013 09:54:11 AM UTC, original submission:


GNU Parallel tries to adhere to POLA. I am not sure if transferring
absolute paths into a stripped dir will adhere to that.

rsync has some magic if you insert ./ into the path. According to man rsync:

rsync -avR /foo/./bar/baz.c remote:/tmp/

That would create /tmp/bar/baz.c on the remote machine.

We could adopt that functionality. Would that solve your problem?

Ole Tange <tange>
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