Equivalence to cp -Ru

Daniel Patón d.paton.d at gmail.com
Fri Dec 6 18:56:23 UTC 2013

Dear list:

In Linux I used the following command in bash on an external USB disk:

cp -Ru * /media/BACKUP

Now in FreeBSD with csh the command cp is a little different. 
Is there any equivalence to cp -Ru that only copy the newest files of my laptop to external disk?

cp -a ?

Many thanks

 Daniel Patón Domínguez
 Numerical Ecology. Ecology Unit
 Department of Plant Biology, Ecology and Earth Sciences
 Faculty of Sciences. University of Extremadura
 Avda. Elvas s/n 06071 Badajoz (Spain)

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