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Re: RFS: mbuffer (new package)

On Wed, Aug 19, 2009 at 06:27:26PM +0300, Peter Pentchev wrote:
> Dear mentors,
> I am looking for a sponsor for the initial upload of my package
> "mbuffer" - a simple tool for buffering data streams for various
> purposes, including writing to block devices, testing throughput,
> and many others.

Nobody interested? :)

> * Package name    : mbuffer
>   Version         : 20090628-1
>   Upstream Author : Thomas Maier-Komor <thomas@maier-komor.de>
> * URL             : http://www.maier-komor.de/mbuffer.html
> * License         : GPL-3+
> * Language        : C
> There is a single binary package:
> mbuffer    - tool for buffering data streams
>  The mbuffer tool is used to buffer data streams and show the I/O rate and
>  summary to the user.  It is especially useful for writing backups to
>  fast tape drives or streaming them over the network.  If used correctly,
>  it can prevent buffer underruns and speed up the whole backup or
>  transfer process.
> It has been tested with lintian and pbuilder.
> The upload would fix these bugs: 534216
> The package can be found on mentors.debian.net:
> http://mentors.debian.net/debian/pool/main/m/mbuffer/mbuffer_20090628-1.dsc
> I would be glad if someone uploaded this package for me.


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Do you think anybody has ever had *precisely this thought* before?

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