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From: Colin Morey <Peitolm@g.o>
To: kapil shukla <kapils@×××××××.in>
Cc: admin@g.o
Subject: [Gentoo-admin] Re: Rsync server
Date: Sun, 18 Aug 2002 05:15:22
In Reply to: [Gentoo-admin] Rsync server by kapil shukla
1 On Sun, 2002-08-18 at 01:49, kapil shukla wrote:
2 > Dear sir,
3 > We are some students from Indian institute of technology kanpur, and we
4 > have a firewalled LAN. We have a big Red hat community but a small but
5 > dedicated community for linux gentoo as well.We want to install a local
6 > Rsync server at our place for LAN use as because of firewall we cant make
7 > it international.So kindly let me know if you can help us in some way.We
8 > are already hosting a Gentoo mirror for our LAN,and a Rsync
9 > server will be more helpful for to enhance the people to get more use to
10 > the use of Gentoo.
11 >
12 Simple, setup an rsync server as specified in the rsync documentation
13 found at, then set your
14 SYNC variable in make.conf to point to your local rsync machine.
16 Cheers,
17 Colin Morey,
18 Aka, Peitolm@g.o