compare-dest.test   [plain text]

#! /bin/sh

# Copyright (C) 2004 by Wayne Davison <>

# This program is distributable under the terms of the GNU GPL see

# Test rsync handling of the --compare-dest option.

. "$suitedir/rsync.fns"

set -x


# Build some files/dirs/links to copy


# Setup the alt and chk dirs
$RSYNC -av --include=text --include='*/' --exclude='*' "$fromdir/" "$altdir/"

sleep 1
touch "$fromdir/dir/text"

$RSYNC -av --exclude=/text "$fromdir/" "$chkdir/"

# Let's do it!
checkit "$RSYNC -avv --no-whole-file --compare-dest=\"$altdir\" \
    \"$fromdir/\" \"$todir/\"" "$chkdir" "$todir"

# The script would have aborted on error, so getting here means we've won.
exit 0