single file mirror, minimal data transfer.

David Cantrell david at
Fri Jun 23 13:02:51 BST 2006

On Thu, Jun 22, 2006 at 10:17:10PM +0100, Ant Mitchell wrote:

> I made my own script using seek() that will keep two directories in  
> sync, with minimal data txfer, although it does not quite work  
> perfectly for some files, due to stat() returning different file  
> sizes locally and remotely, even though they have the same content.  
> Probably something to do with windows that I haven't worked out yet.

Or sparse files.

David Cantrell | top google result for "internet beard fetish club"

  engineer: n. one who, regardless of how much effort he puts in
    to a job, will never satisfy either the suits or the scientists

More information about the mailing list