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Flags used with the robocopy command to migrate / transfer data and maintain permissions
- Windows system with the array share mounted
The following flags have seen good success when using the robocopy command to maintain permissions
robocopy s:\ d:\ /XX /MIR /SEC /R:0 /MT:32 /V /NFL /NJH /TEE /LOG:[logfile] Where /XX don't replicate temporary files created by robocopy /MIR use mirroring option /SEC copy all security settings from the source files and directories to destination /R:0 do not retry any failures /MT:32 use multithreaded copy with 32 threads /V verbose output of info /NFL /NJH only output errors and failures /TEE echo log output to console /LOG:[logfile] log progress to logfile
You should now be able to provide suggested robocopy flags for transferring data
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