On Thursday, 13 October 2016 at 18:13:39 +1030, Shane Ambler wrote: > On 13/10/2016 15:09, reko.turja--- via freebsd-ports wrote: >> One of my users is needing rsync like functionality to transfer changed >> contents of some directories between couple of machines. As rsync 3 >> isn't open source, but GPL3 it's out of question in order to keep the >> system untainted. >> >> The software should be relatively lightweight - no fullblown >> mirroring/backup is needed. Also hints how to achieve similar ends using >> maybe tar/ssh might do. > > sysutils/cpdup provides similar functionality to rsync and is bsd licensed.
Does anybody have information on how efficient it is in comparison with rsync? Apart from that, I agree with the other comments. But if Reko wants a non-GPL3 package, for whatever reason, what's wrong with an older version of rsync? Greg -- Sent from my desktop computer. Finger g...@freebsd.org for PGP public key. See complete headers for address and phone numbers. This message is digitally signed. If your Microsoft mail program reports problems, please read http://lemis.com/broken-MUA
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