rsync bandwidth usage

Peter Sturdza psturdza at
Wed Apr 23 01:56:18 GMT 2008

> > How do you call rsync? 
> rsync -av --delete --perms --acls ...

You left out the rest.  Specifically, what protocol
are you using over the ethernet?  Are you using an
rsync server, ssh, NFS, SMB, or what?  A straight
rsync server is by far the fastest, I've found.  So
you'd do something like so:

rsync -av  ... /local/path/

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