rsync for DOS
chris at 2net.co.uk
Mon Feb 17 08:31:54 EST 2003
W. D. wrote:
>At 11:18 2/14/2003, Chris Simmonds, wrote:
>>I have recently completed a port of rsync to DOS. It is compiled using
>>Borland C 3.1 to run in real-mode DOS (because my target was a hand-held
>>computer with little memory). There are a few compromises, for example
>>it is client only, it does not support rsh or ssh and the file names on
>>the server must be in DOS format if they are to be sync'd correctly.
>>There is more information and a link to the code at
>>http://www.2net.co.uk/rsync.html . Hope someone finds this useful
>Hmmm. I wonder how much it would take to convert this to Windows
>with long file name capability.
I don't think it would be too difficult, but is there any point when
there is a fully functional Cygwin port?
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