rsync --daemon. Can I open more than one instances?

Rahul Nabar rpnabar at
Tue Jun 9 17:12:22 GMT 2009

On Tue, Jun 9, 2009 at 12:41 AM, Daniel.Li<daniel_li at> wrote:

> b) Moniter CPU and mem usage during backup;

Yes, you are right. CPU% as given by ps aux seems always very low. Only a few %.

> I think you can test the system to find out what is the bottleneck.

Trying that now.

> I run a daemon on my Nasbox, and the limit is cpu usage, cause it's
> 400Mhz. I this case I suggest to use samba, just mount to your Laptop
> and backup to mount point.

The machine is a 2.8GHz server with 800GB data. The backup machine is
also a fairly fast dual core.

> Well, just my opinion, network and disk is probably the bottleneck for
> the system like yours.

Thanks! You are probably right!


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