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NAME
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DESCRIPTION
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REPORTING BUGS
SEE ALSO
AUTHOR

NAME

dirsync − Directory Synchronizer

SYNOPSIS

dirsync [-h] [-v level ] [-q] [-X dir ] [-x file ] [-r] [-b size ] [-m mode ] [-V] [-T format ] [-D format ] [-l file ] source dest

DESCRIPTION

DirSync is a Directory Synchronizer. This utility takes two arguments: the source and destination directory, and makes recursively the two directories identical.

OPTIONS

−h  Display a short message help.
−v  level

Specify the verbosity level (default 0).

−q  Quiet mode (the same effect of -v 0).
−e  regex (1)

Exclude files and directory matched by the regular expression. For more information about pattern matching see "Henry Spencer’s regular expression library"

−V  Read after write. Verify copied data.
−X  name (1)

Exclude the directory named name.

−x  name (1)

Exclude the file named name.

−b  size

Set the buffer size used for the copy. Default 65536 for MSDOS or 1048576.

−m  mode

Set file copy mode:

0 - Copy if have different size or date. (Default)

1 - Copy if the destination is older than source.

2 - Show only the difference.

−r  Don’t remove files/directories missed in the source.
−T  format

Set the date and time format (in strftime style).

−D  format

Set the date format (in strftime style).

−l  file

Log the operation in the specified file. If file is - the filename will be the current date formatted (see -D). Any line of the log have the date and time in the current time and date format (see -T).

−L  Follow symlinks (copy contents of the file instead of

duplicating symlink).

(1) If name starts with @ the remaining characters will be used as a file name. The file must contain space separated word used in sequence for the option.

REPORTING BUGS

Report bugs to <mario@viara.cn>.

SEE ALSO

The latest version can be downloaded from http://www.viara.cn/en/dirsync.htm

AUTHOR

Mario Viara