rsync and moving files [Re: backup w/ snapshots]

Lowell Gilbert freebsd-questions-local at
Tue Aug 30 13:15:41 GMT 2005

Svein Halvor Halvorsen <svein-freebsd-questions at> writes:

>                                   Only I thought I'd keep a list of 
> filename/inode pairs from each sync, so before I do a sync I could compare 
> the lists to find out which files appears to be the same, only with a new 
> name.

Doesn't dump(8)/restore(8) do pretty much this?
But less crudely...

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