[tex-live] tl09 release status: coming up
cherepan at mccme.ru
Sat Oct 10 23:23:22 CEST 2009
On Sat, 10 Oct 2009 12:38:15 -0400, Ken Brown <kbrow1i at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> $ touch a
>>> $ cp a b
>>> $ rsync a c
>>> $ ls -og ?
>>> -rw-rw-rw- 1 0 Oct 10 16:14 a
>>> -rw-rw-rw- 1 0 Oct 10 16:14 b
>>> ----rw---- 1 0 Oct 10 16:14 c
>>> According to man page rsync in such a case should behave the same as other
>>> file-copy utilities.
>>> As a result "rsync -r" on cygwin just makes downloaded files
>> I agree that it really looks like a bug. Would anyone like to report it to
>> cygwin maintainers? (Not me, since I don't use nor am familiar with cygwin.)
> rsync works fine in my cygwin systems (both 1.5 and 1.7), so there's no
> point in reporting it. Alexander must be using an old version, or else
> something else on his system is messing up the permissions.
Could be. If you have any ideas what could go wrong please share
(off-list as it's off-topic here).
Tried with fresh install of cygwin 1.7 -- all the same.
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