Subject: Re: tweaks for fparseln(3) move from libutil to libc
To: Wolfgang Rupprecht <wolfgang+gnus20021207T132446@wsrcc.com>
From: Greg A. Woods <email@example.com>
Date: 12/07/2002 19:11:10
[ On , December 7, 2002 at 13:37:18 (-0800), Wolfgang Rupprecht wrote: ]
> Subject: Re: tweaks for fparseln(3) move from libutil to libc
> I think I'd by happier if the pax copy only copied the files and the
> symlinks and left everything else alone.
I'm not sure what you want. What is "everything else" in this context?
First off though you might like this option:
-k Do not overwrite existing files.
then, pick your poison:
-H Follow only command-line symbolic links while performing a physi-
cal file system traversal.
-L Follow all symbolic links to perform a logical file system
-P Do not follow symbolic links, perform a physical file system
traversal. This is the default mode.
Greg A. Woods
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