rsync hashing / collision handling?
Karl O. Pinc
kop at meme.com
Tue Oct 2 15:22:58 MDT 2012
On 10/02/2012 03:58:04 PM, Andrew Pennebaker wrote:
> Have recent versions of rsync considered using a more robust
> of file change monitoring, like Dropbox
> <https://www.dropbox.com/help/8/en> does?
The above link says Dropbox does a "binary diff".
How are you proposing to do a binary diff,
which implies a bit-for-bit comparison,
when the 2 copies of the data to be compared
are on different machines?
Karl <kop at meme.com>
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