comparing cvsup vs. rsync

Joerg Sonnenberger joerg at
Tue Apr 10 08:51:40 PDT 2007

On Tue, Apr 10, 2007 at 08:32:55AM -0700, Matthew Dillon wrote:
>     My only worry is figuring out how to run the rsync daemon safely.
>     I'm a bit paranoid about running things on crater but I do agree
>     that we would have to run the master rsync daemon there.

rsync allows running chrooted and under unprivileged uid. You specify
the root of the subtrees in the config files, e.g. cvsroot and a cvs
checkout updated via crontab.


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