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Re: fs block level syncing



From: "Paul Raines":

> cause the whole file or directory structure to get recopied over a
previous sync

There is several rsync switch the with tell the receiving side to chunk the
directories/files that no longer exist on the sending side:

Check out tricks like:
--delete
--exclude '*logs/' --delete-excluded

The rsync man page is very good.

> mail spools, large files that simply get appended to get the whole file
> recopied.

Are you sure?  Only to changed bit and checksums should have moved over the
wire.   Do a rsync on that individual file and echo off the stats.

-eric wood




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