rsync replacement

Matt McCutchen hashproduct+rsync at
Mon Jul 16 21:25:46 GMT 2007

On 7/16/07, Andreas Kotes <count-linux at> wrote:
> seems like they've implemented something similiar TCP on top of UDP
> which does a seriously better job (the information they provide points
> in that direction).

I'm wondering whether MTP is simply a better stream protocol (so that
rsync, could be run over an MTP connection and probably perform
similarly to syncdat) or to what extent it relies on the
parallelizability of a large file transfer to contain the effects of
packet loss.  There's some information at and .


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