[CentOS] exclude directory from rsync

Tue Jun 9 05:22:10 UTC 2015
John R Pierce <pierce at hogranch.com>

On 6/8/2015 10:12 PM, Tim Dunphy wrote:
> rsync -avzp --exclude-from=/var/www/var/  /mnt/var/
> rsync -avzp --exclude=/var/www/var/  /mnt/var/
> But neither has worked. Can I get a suggestion on how to get this to happen?
how about...

     cd /var
     rsync -avzp --exclude=www/\* . /mnt/var

john r pierce, recycling bits in santa cruz