compression of source and target files
devzero at web.de
Sat Sep 22 09:07:23 GMT 2007
no, that's nothing rsync supports.
indeed, it would be nice and great for backups - but for now
you need a filesystem which supports transparent compression
to have your rsync`ed data compressed.
on linux, watch out for reiser4 or zfs-fuse
----- Original Message -----
From: "Kenneth Simpson" <ken at clearshape.com>
To: <rsync at lists.samba.org>
Sent: Friday, September 21, 2007 9:24 PM
Subject: compression of source and target files
> Hi - there's a flag for rsync to compress the files in transit - is it
> to compress one side (target) with gzip and have rsync still work
> Any help would be appreciated.
> -- Ken
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