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/create switch in robocopy RRS feed

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  • Hi,

    with this switch, ROBOCOPY will not copy any content but try to create the entire directory tree and a zero-length file with the correct name and attributes in target for each file in source.

    You can use this to check for permissions or path-length problems or to test the results of complex inclusion/exclusion filters without having actual data set over the wire.


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    Sunday, October 2, 2016 7:26 AM
  • Thanks
    Sunday, November 6, 2016 8:51 PM