bugfix: indeterministic file choice from multiple sources
paul at debian.org
Wed Aug 25 08:03:39 GMT 2004
On Wed 25 Aug 2004, Dirk Pape wrote:
> some time ago I reported a bug, where we saw indeterministic behaviour of
> rsync (all versions since 2.5), when having the same file appearing in
> multiple sources. Sometimes the file in the first source was copied, other
> times the file was copied from one of the other sources.
> Since in our scenario using rsync we rely on deterministic behaviour, we
What I'm wondering is why it's a problem that the same file is
"randomly" copied from one of a number of sources, if indeed it is the
same file. The resulting destination will be the same, right?
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