How to speed up rsync when haveing lots of files

Charles Marcus CMarcus at
Tue Mar 3 13:58:29 GMT 2009

On 3/3/2009 8:52 AM, ml at wrote:
>>> unfortunatelly rsync is beeing REALLY slow and produces a high load when
>>> we try to sync lots of files (>250 000 small files).

>> What version of rsync are you using?

> # rsync --version
> rsync  version 2.6.9  protocol version 29

Upgrade to 3.0.5 (on both ends)

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