Topic "Error when deleting files after sync"

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Hi, I am executing a script file with, and I always get an error after successfully synchronizing a folder using a file mask, but I don't get the error if I don't use the file mask.

Here is the section in question, with a few comments about what happens:

mkdir /web-biz/myproj_upload
synchronize remote -filemask="| */Scripts/" C:\Work\myproj /web-biz/myproj_upload
mv /web-biz/myproj /web-biz/myproj_backup
mv /web-biz/myproj_upload /web-biz/myproj
rmdir /web-biz/myproj_backup

After executing that code, all files get uploaded, but afterwards I get 3 errors ("Error deleting file"). However, if I remove the -filemask="| */Scripts/" option from the synchronization, everything works fine!

What might be the problem?

The thing is I'm trying to exclude the "Scripts" folder from the root folder, but only that. I tried with putting the absolute path in the file mask (like this: -filemask="| C:\Work\myproj\Scripts\") but I get the same error afterwards.
So if I have:

i only want to exclude the first folder.
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Please attach a full log file showing the problem (using the latest version of WinSCP).

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