I'm doing a NAS migration with mutltiprotocol shares. What rsync switches do I use to copy over UNIX user and group permissions? Also what are the standard switches usually used in an rsync copy?

  • Hello Steven. Why have you tagged this with nfs? Sep 27, 2018 at 21:52

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You should probably try the -a switch, see: https://linux.die.net/man/1/rsync

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