cp only files without errors

Peter Silva peter at bsqt.homeip.net
Mon Nov 7 01:08:22 UTC 2016


rsync --ignore-errors <source> <dest>





On Sun, Nov 6, 2016 at 7:28 PM, Dave Stevens <geek at uniserve.com> wrote:
> I recently had to copy an NTFS volume from a dead Windows laptop. I mounted
> it and copied (using cp) about 250K files to an external volume. There were
> several files for which errors were present and for each I had to answer
> "skip" at a prompt. I would much rather specify something like "skip on
> error" just once at the beginning but don't see how. Anyone?
>
> Dave
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