Andrew J. Schorr
aschorr at telemetry-investments.com
Wed Feb 19 02:26:57 EST 2003
On Sat, Feb 15, 2003 at 05:05:16PM +0100, Rogier van Eeten wrote:
> On Wed, Feb 12, 2003 at 05:18:11PM -0500, Andrew J. Schorr wrote:
> > On Wed, Feb 12, 2003 at 10:51:19AM -0500, Andrew J. Schorr wrote:
> > > > I was wondering... is there a way to cache that filelist? Our mirrors
> > > > are updated once, or twice a day, it could speed up downloads when I
> > > > create a filelist everytime we've mirrored others.
> > >
> > > Please take a look at the --files-from feature that is now in the CVS tree,
> > > courtesy of Wayne Davison.
> > http://www.clari.net/~wayne/rsync-files-from.patch
> How does it work? What kind of list does it want? And how do I use it as
> a server?
Please refer to this archived message for more info:
As explained in that post, if the filename argument to --files-from has
a <host>: prefix, then the list will be pulled from the server.
I hope that helps.
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