newbie: data size over the network
Thu, 12 Sep 2002 15:15:41 -0700
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>>>>> "Alan" == alan <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>>>>> wrote the following on Thu, 12 Sep 2002 10:34:04 -0700
Alan> Silly newbie question... is the 'changedmirrorsize' the action
Alan> amount of data that passed across the network? I'm trying out
Alan> rdiff backup because the bandwidth use of my previous tar/scp
Alan> solution was getting out of hand.
Alan> If changedmirrorsize is not the amount of data across the
Alan> pipe, is there any way to figure this out with rdiff-backup?
See FAQ question 8 for a description of the various fields.
rdiff-backup doesn't keep track of the data coming over the pipe, but
IncrementFileSize may approximate it (or may not).
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