Rsync 3.0.0 released

Chris G cl at
Sat Mar 1 22:03:56 GMT 2008

On Sat, Mar 01, 2008 at 04:58:04PM -0500, Matt McCutchen wrote:
> On Sat, 2008-03-01 at 13:29 -0800, Wayne Davison wrote: 
> > Yes, it's finally that time -- rsync 3.0.0 has been released.  This is a
> > feature release that also includes quite a few bug fixes.
> > 
> > I'd like thank everyone who participated in the development and testing
> > of rsync.  I hope that you enjoy this latest version!
> Woohoo!  This is an occasion to celebrate, but I'm also keenly aware of
> all the bugs and deficiencies that remain in 3.0.0, and I remain
> committed to fixing them for future releases.  Wayne, I hope you will be
> open to releasing 3.0.1, etc. as additional improvements are made.
> (Make no mistake: I think it was the right decision to go ahead and
> release 3.0.0.  It's been tested plenty, and now people in production
> environments will be more comfortable trying it.  Also, it is just in
> time to make Fedora 9 Beta, which is a big deal for me.)
> As usual, my RPMS are here:
As a 'lowly' user I'm pleased to see rsync 3.0.0 as I've been using
the release candidates for a while now to enable me to run backups to
a CIFS mounted NAS system where 2.6.9 wouldn't work.

So thank you all!  :-)

Chris Green

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