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rsync issue with cygwin
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im using cygwin and rsync to sync a folder between my linux centos server and my windows laptop.

This is the command i use:
rsync -avzui --temp-dir=/TEMP --delete linuxuser@x.x.x.x:/var/  [obscured]  /pathtofolder /windowsfolder

when using my lenovo windows 7 laptop all works perfect, no problems at all, all great, it only copies the files that have changes in them, the rest is not touched

however i now need to do the same with a new HP windows 8 ultrabook,
and the problem is that now everytime i run the command it updates every single file instead of just the changed files, because it raises the flag P in the itemized changes results, meaning that permissions have changed,

but im running same command, same software, same server, same all,
only difference is that one is a windows 7 lenovo laptop and the other is a windows 8 hp laptop,
why is this happening?

so in the windows 7 laptop all goes great, only changed files are updates,
but on windows 8 laptop, all files are chec...

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