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I am trying a source to target file comparison between Solaris and Linux. - I have a large number of files > 3000 - Large number of directories > 600 - Directory structure remains same - I need to verify the ACL's [ getfacl] - Permissions, owner, group - File data Need to make sure the files in Linux are in sync with solaris.

What would be the optimum way for this task. I have tried manual comparison using a list, rsh , diff, rsync and None of them really supports ACL. Is is possible using rsync? I have tried rsync as rsync --dry-run -vrc remote:source target - Am I missing something here

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Got it done using

rsync -virlogpAcn source target

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