Subject: Re: rsync service will move from ftp.netbsd.org to anoncvs.netbsd.org
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From: Greg A. Woods <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 04/01/2004 18:40:18
[ On Monday, March 29, 2004 at 20:29:19 (-0500), Thor Lancelot Simon wrote: ]
> Subject: Re: rsync service will move from ftp.netbsd.org to anoncvs.netbsd.org
> On Mon, Mar 29, 2004 at 07:55:13PM -0500, Greg A. Woods wrote:
> > What's going to happen to the hostname "rsync.netbsd.org"?
> Nothing. The FTP server will continue to provide rsync service for other
> Unfortunately, as I pointed out, we can't do so, for rather complicated
> operational reasons to do with the environment on the anoncvs server.
OK, oh well.... we shall adjust! ;-)
> Luckily, the module name is not the same, either, so users cannot, for
> instance, accidentally re-fetch all the data or delete everything they
> already have.
Ah, yes, of course (though I wouldn't want to bet on the latter (no
delete) for some older versions of the common rsync client)! Thanks for
Greg A. Woods
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