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cp -x -R: doesnt work together; bug?

From: Bart Schouten
Subject: cp -x -R: doesnt work together; bug?
Date: Mon, 6 Aug 2001 16:32:06 +0200 (CEST)

Hello, I was trying to copy a filesystem to another disk, using
cp -xav / /backup, hoping that only the root filesystem would be
copied, but apperently -R and -x don't work together, ie. -R
overrules --one-file-system (-x). Is this a know bug/feature?

cp version is 4.0l, btw.

Greetings, Bart Schouten,

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