compression of source and target files

Matt McCutchen hashproduct+rsync at
Sun Sep 23 02:11:00 GMT 2007

On 9/21/07, Kenneth Simpson <ken at> wrote:
>  Sorry, I neglected to mention the source is uncompressed but
> we need to compress the target file because we're running out
> of disk space and the files are highly compressible.

You might try the experimental patch "source-filter_dest-filter.diff"
that comes in patches/ of the rsync source distribution.  It adds
options that claim to do what you want, but I have never tested it;
your mileage may vary.


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