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Re: Bug#593260: ITP: bar -- Show information about a data transfer

On Mon, 16 Aug 2010, Georges Khaznadar wrote:
>  Bar is a simple tool to process a stream of data and print a display  for
>  the  user  on stderr showing (a) the amount of data passed, (b) the
>  throughput of the data  transfer,  and, if the total size of the data stream
>  is known, (c) estimated time remaining, percent complete, and a progress bar.

How does this differ from pv?

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