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What's up with md5-cache?
Every syn has to pull the entire md5-cache hierarchy over again, as if
some daemon re-creates every file every day, rather than only re-writing
those files which need updates and adding/removing those which need that.
Even if only the files metatdata changes, that still adds a significant
cost to an rsync.
It is important that md5-cache files which do not require change be left
Not everyone has gobs of network bandwidth available.
James Cloos <cloos@...> OpenPGP: 1024D/ED7DAEA6