On Thu, Oct 11, 2007 at 04:43:23AM -0400, Paul Davis wrote:
Or, use Python instead of bash...
Python gets you a full POSIX interface, and you can work a shell from within
Python (when you need it).
Alternatively, you could whip up a very small Python/C/whatever program tha=
could call from your shell script. It could even print the percentages to
stdout or stderr, making your shell script's life easier:
$ copy-sync source dest