Largest file system being synced

Zoong Pham zpham at
Thu Jun 27 16:45:05 EST 2002

On Thu, Jun 27, 2002 at 11:30:39AM -0400, Granzow, Doug (NCI) wrote:
> I am currently syncing 1.3 terabytes of files using rsync.  This is spread
> across about 12 filesystems all on the same server.  Unfortunately we are
> planning to move away from rsync because it is taking too long to run and it
> takes up too much memory (some of the rsync processes take up 1.5 GB of RAM

What tool are you moving to?
Did you use rsync for any databases.
My company is considering using rsync to mirror some databases.

Zoong Pham                        zpham at
UNIX Systems Administrator        Mercy Health and Aged Care Inc.

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