BUG: scp -r follows symlinks

Bob Proulx bob at proulx.com
Wed Jan 7 04:02:51 EST 2004

Edward S. Peschko wrote:
> No, not if you make the flag an optional one that doesn't exist right
> now.

> scp -n -r user at host:/directory /directory2

Both rsync and GNU cp both handle symlinks as symlinks when given the
'-a' option.  It would be easier on users to keep consistent with


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