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Re: Rsync on servers

Noah Meyerhans <noahm@debian.org> wrote:
> In some ways I'd like to see us use cvsup to handle mirroring
> and distributions.  It has many (all?) of the advantages of
> rsync with fewer of the drawbacks.

It is quite efficient for regular mirroring, but lacks some of
rsync's flexibility and requires more configuration.  The biggest
disadvantage to CVSup is the fact that it requires Modula-3.
Modula-3 is only availible on a very limited number of
architectures and operating systems. :(

Doug Porter <dsp@waterspout.com>

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