Speeding rsync via externalities like file system choice

Andrew Gideon c182driver1 at gideon.org
Fri May 21 12:51:52 MDT 2010

On Thu, 20 May 2010 23:38:24 +0000, Andrew Gideon wrote:

> Copying this volume takes hours...far more than other volumes of similar
> size.  I blame the much larger amount of directory traversal (and
> comparisons between source and destination) that are occurring.

BTW, running a trace on this shows a huge amount of time spent on:
for different files.  It's not that these are slow, but there are so many 
of these!

	- Andrew

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