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perserve exact copy while copying
Joined: Jan 13, 2008
Jul 28, 2008 00:25:00
How to copy in unix preserving the entire folder structure while copying.
I tripe as cp -rp 'source folder' . (present folder)
But I get something like below:
cp: preserving permissions for `./data/test.txt': Operation not supported
What is this?
Joined: May 14, 2007
Jul 31, 2008 04:26:00
You tipically get such an error if the destination file system does not support ownership permissions (for example, if it's samba)
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