Subject: Re: rdist and hardlinks
To: Giles Lean <>
From: Olaf Seibert <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/15/2001 03:22:35
On Sun 15 Apr 2001 at 08:43:20 +1000, Giles Lean wrote:
> Do you have to use rdist? 

Not necessarily. The one advantage is that it is part of the base system.
I had never used it before, and I wanted to try it :-)

> An alternative may be to use rsync, which
> has an option to support hard links and generally is much more
> reliable than rdist:

I already heard about it. In fact, the names are so similar I got them
confused before :-) I'll try rsync for next time. 

___ Olaf 'Rhialto' Seibert - rhialto@polder --Soep van de dag, wat zal dat zijn
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