linux kernel, git, and stateful sync
wayned at samba.org
Tue Jun 21 15:49:33 GMT 2005
On Mon, Jun 20, 2005 at 02:18:13PM -0600, Andrew Shewmaker wrote:
> I was wondering if H. Peter Anvin or Nathan Laredo had expressed their
> needs to the rsync developers?
No, they've not talked about what they're doing here. It would be very
interesting to hear their thoughts on a utility that worked better with
large numbers of files. One thing that I had thought to look into at
some point is a way to monitor the changes for a hierarchy of files at
the OS or driver level (perhaps using inotify?) and thus totally
eliminate the scan looking for changes (for up-to-date mirroring).
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