Cooking with Linux - Mirror, Mirror, of It All

Make simple backups and keep every copy of your Web or FTP site up to date with some standard tools that probably are already on your system.

Marcel Gagné (mggagne@salmar.com) lives in Mississauga, Ontario. He is the author of the newly published Moving to Linux: Kiss the Blue Screen of Death Goodbye! (ISBN 0-321-15998-5) from Addison-Wesley. His first book is the highly acclaimed Linux System Administration: A User's Guide (ISBN 0-201-71934-7). In real life, he is president of Salmar Consulting, Inc., a systems integration and network consulting firm.

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Re: Cooking with Linux: Mirror, Mirror, of It All

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Hi,

> As it copies, it maintains permissions and modification dates and times, and it does it fast.

I do not see any way to have ftpcopy to keep file mode; all mirrored files are 0644. How do you made that working?

Lol

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