Re: Fill a disk with more recent files

From: Andrea Venturoli <>
Date: Wed, 27 Apr 2022 08:08:42 UTC
On 4/27/22 09:51, Tomek CEDRO wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 27, 2022 at 9:48 AM Andrea Venturoli <> wrote:
>> Hello.
>> Suppose I have a large storage of files and a smaller disk (backup).
>> I need to copy as much as I can from source to target and I want the
>> most recent files.
>> Before I start scripting and reinvent the wheel, is there some tool already?
> rsync :-)

Thanks for your answer.
Rsync is what I've been using up to now.
However I fail to find an option to tell it to sort the file from most 
recent to older. What is it?

  bye & Thanks