Anne Wilson wrote:
Hmm - I'm getting something badly wrong here:
[anne@david ~]$ rsync -auvz /home/anne/ ssh:anne@borg:/home/anne/
The ssh: is bogus.
Your best plan is to set up a test dir and get the simplest case working
first to your satisfaction.
It looks like .* in the exclude causes it to start poking in .., maybe
this is shell expansion: try --exclude ".*"