sitecopy and hidden files

Joe Orton joe at
Mon Oct 13 15:05:07 EDT 2008

On Mon, Oct 13, 2008 at 05:05:38PM +0200, Laurent Cottereau wrote:
> I am new to the list and I am having difficulties with the copy of hidden
> files (name starting with a dot) and directories. My sitecopy seems to
> just ignore them and does not upload them to my server.
> Is this a known problem ? Anybody has an idea on how I could solve it ?

What platform are you on?  sitecopy does not have any special handling 
of dotfiles out of the box.  Please post:

1) the ~/.sitecopyrc entry for the site
2) a transcript showing the output of "sitecopy yoursite" before and
after adding a dotfile

Regards, Joe

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