[CentOS] Detect file change

Les Mikesell lesmikesell at gmail.com
Tue Jan 26 13:29:55 UTC 2010

Alan Hoffmeister wrote:
> Hello everyone!
> How can I detect if a folder have changed (sync logic) than run a script 
> if it's true?
> I found this script over the net, but I think it's such complicated for 
> that simple thing...

You could just run rsync periodically without checking anything.  It will only 
transfer files that have changed and will walk the whole tree doing the 
comparisons with the -R or -a options.

   Les Mikesell
    lesmikesell at gmail.com

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