Nice little performance improvement

Mike Connell mikefconnell at
Thu Oct 15 22:17:02 MDT 2009


> In order to expeditiously move these new files offsite, we use a modified
> version of pyinotify to log all added/altered files across the entire
> filesystem(s) and then every five minutes feed the list to rsync with the
> --files-from option. This works very effectively and quickly.


How do you tell rsync to delete files that were deleted from the source, 
or is that not part of your use case?



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