Status: install ok installed
Maintainer: Dirk Eddelbuettel <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Description: Mirror script for keeping ftp archives up-to-date.
Suggestion to change this into:
Description: Script for keeping ftp archives up-to-date.
Mirror is a Perl program that uses the ftp protocol to duplicate a directory
hierarchy between the machine it is run on and a remote host. It avoids
copying files unnecessarily by comparing the file time-stamps and sizes
before transferring. Amongst other things, it can optionally gzip and split
It was written for use by archive maintainers but can be used by anyone
wanting to transfer a lot of files via ftp.