[Apt-rpm] I: [PATCH] 0.5.4cnc9: rsync method support

Donovan Baarda abo at minkirri.apana.org.au
Fri Feb 21 23:17:13 EST 2003

On Fri, 2003-02-21 at 22:31, Sviatoslav Sviridov wrote:
> On 21 Feb 2003 21:41:25 +1100
> Donovan Baarda <abo at minkirri.apana.org.au> wrote:
> > On Fri, 2003-02-21 at 18:42, Sviatoslav Sviridov wrote:
> > Hmmm, sounds like http://librsync.sourceforge.net/.
> I know this project, but it's not the thing we need. It is only algorithm
> implementation (and I'm don't remember how it correlate with rsync). I wanted
> to use this library for rsync method in apt, but I don't want to create own
> rsync protocol implementation.

The problem is, I'm not sure what is a bigger job; splitting rsync up
into decoupled reusable sub-components, or bringing librsync up to the
point where it can be protocol compatible with rsync.

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