Multistreaming rsync

Martin Pool mbp at
Tue Jun 17 15:34:02 EST 2003

On 10 Feb 2003, "Cockram, Michael  L (ISI)" <CockramML at> wrote:
> Newbie here!
> I am not sure if this is possible or not, but is it possible to multistream
> the connections that rsync is making?  Say I had a directory with a bunch of
> huge sized files.  Is there a way of telling rsync to make multiple
> connections for different groups of files?  Am I making sence?

Just run different rsync processes for different subdirectories.
There is no support in the program itself. 

> Are there tcp window limitations on rync like ftp has?

What do you mean?

TCP windows are pretty much invisible to applications.


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