[OmniOS-discuss] NFS ._ names and rsync (was Re: rsync & MacOS)
danmcd at omniti.com
Thu Mar 12 20:57:52 UTC 2015
> On Mar 12, 2015, at 4:35 PM, Philip Robar <philip.robar at gmail.com> wrote:
> It's sad that Apple is still shipping rsync version 2.6.9, but with OS X 10.7 (as near as I can tell from what I read on the net) and newer it's patched to handle extend attributes and resource forks. Note, however, that at some point the meaning of options have changed: -E has different meanings and the older version doesn't support the -X/-xattrs option that replaces the old use of -E.
10.7 or better. THat's partially helpful. I still have 10.6 on a few nodes.
I forgot to ask something releated.
Today, when I place files using NFS (likely NFSv3) on 10.6, I see ._<FILE> which contains resource forks on the OmniOS side. Using NFS (likely NFSv4) on 10.10, I also see them.
Does rsync do ._<file> stuff like NFS does?!? Ideally it would , that way I can rsynch, but then recover individual files using NFS.
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