huge number of files
cbiedl at gmx.de
Fri Jun 22 19:54:42 GMT 2007
Ming Zhang wrote...
> I wonder if rsync can have an option that when it scan the file system
> tree and accumulate to N number of files, it process these files before
> scanning further.
I'd suggest to run rsync in each directory, without the --recursive
option. But this should happen within rsync else fork and parameter
parsing would take too much ressorces.
> This might break the operation on files with multiple hard links or
> detecting rename. But we are ok on this.
Indeed. Somehow I get the feeling such a feature is requested at least
once per month.
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