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RE: File logging for use with rsync



Thanks Stephen,

> For me, a 5GB rsync is pretty quick --- just a few minutes, typically
> --- so there may be other reasons why it is taking so long.

rsync is very fast if you have a small number of files (several hundred
thousand), if you have 10 million files rsync uses all the RAM in your
system, and since it stats the files it goes very slowly. I have written
to the rsync mailing list asking about this.

cheers
Stuart





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