comparing cvsup vs. rsync
wa1ter at myrealbox.com
Tue Apr 10 20:14:43 PDT 2007
Simon 'corecode' Schubert wrote:
> 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.
> You can run rsyncd from inetd or standalone. If you're really[tm]
> paranoid, a jail with a static rsync binary might be the best.
Yes, I'm way off topic here, and I apologize -- but I've seen your
posts in the 'git' mail-list and you've experimented with Hg, so I
know you have your own opinions on version control systems.
Linus avoided rsync in favor of http in 'git' because he thinks
rsync is inherently unreliable. I have *no* idea if he is right or
wrong in his opinions, but I figure you guys will favor me with your
own opinions on the subject.
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