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Old 12-07-2004, 10:50 AM
Lem0nHead Lem0nHead is offline
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cp -a


anyone know the "cp -a" (linux) equivalent on freebsd 4.10?

cp -a on linux copy "everything keeping everything"
it copies directories recursively, keeping last modified date, owner, group and permissions


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Old 12-07-2004, 02:08 PM
amc-james amc-james is online now
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cp -Rp should copy permissions and directory structure.

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