Realtime Filesystem Replication
wmoran at potentialtech.com
Wed May 7 05:29:59 PDT 2003
Chris Pressey wrote:
> On Tue, 06 May 2003 15:06:33 -0400
> Bill Moran <wmoran at potentialtech.com> wrote:
>>>Thanks so far to the suggestions including rsync and unison. Both
>>>appear to be triggered upon a command line or user typed command. Is
>>>someone using a system that tracks the mtimes for files and updates
>>Are you sure you really need _realtime_? That's a pretty tall order,
>>and I don't know of anything that can provide it.
> Purely out of curiousity, would it even be technically possible? Would
> kevents be the thing to handle something like this, or would they be too
Not 100% sure. It would be an interesting research project if I could
find time to try it out.
I have some theories as to how to make it work, and I suspect that it's
possible. I worry that it's not practical, however, that it will be too
slow to actually use.
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