performance of rsync
Carniado Rodríguez Claudia
ccarniad at banxico.org.mx
Fri Aug 8 06:06:46 EST 2003
My name is Claudia Carniado.
I have a question about rsync, which is new for me. Hope you can help me:
I have copied a binary file whose size is about 100 MB using rsync and I noticed that it takes a lot of time.
The same size with a text file wasted really much less time.
That binary file is incremental, i.e. it started with a size of 2 kb and then it grew.
But now I am confused with the following:
Is the performance of rsync better with no-incremental files?
Is the performance of rsync better with text files?
Is it the best tool for binary-incremental files? And if it is, which parameters do I have to use on rsync?
Thanks in advance for your kindly help.
My e-mail is ccarniad at banxico.org.mx .
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