[darcs-users] Warning before adding huge file?

Tomasz Zielonka tomasz.zielonka at gmail.com
Sun Mar 13 21:53:16 UTC 2005


On Sun, Mar 13, 2005 at 08:34:02PM +0100, Thomas Zander wrote:
> On Sun, Mar 13, 2005 at 01:35:15PM +0000, Jamie Webb wrote:
> > If you only need synchronisation and not versioning, I suspect you
> > would be much better off with Unison. It's basically a bidirectional
> > rsync with a database of file hashes and a nice interface (batch, text
> > interactive, or GUI). I've used it quite happily with trees tens of
> > gigabytes in size, and it works fine with arbitrary graphs of systems
> > to synchronise.
> 
> Whoa; I've spent loads of time looking for such a tool, even tried to
> create one myself (and failed) a couple of tests show its just what I
> was looking for :)

Nota bene, another fine tool implemented in a functional programming
language (OCaml this time) :-)

PS. Let's assume OCaml is functional. I am one of those who sometimes
    argue it isn't ;-)

Best regards
Tomasz




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