Syntax, shall we?

Neven Has haski at sezampro.yu
Sat Jan 26 04:36:34 PST 2002


On Fri, Jan 25, 2002 at 04:47:59AM -0800, Jesse Tie-Ten-Quee wrote:
> > Slight aside, or maybe not, i've been thinking we should split the 
> > archive <option> into recursive and keep_permissions to be a bit more 
> > flexible, providing someone doesn't come up with a better idea of 
> > course :)
> 
> *dumb look on his face*  What would be the point of recursive?

To copy the directories? ;)

Yes, we could copy the files with "recursive" too, but I think it's
somehow more clear and less error-prone if <copy> handles just regular
files by default?


Neven

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