CRAN now also rsync-able
Fri, 6 Nov 1998 07:59:22 +0100 (CET)
>>>>> On 05 Nov 1998 10:38:52 -0600,
>>>>> Douglas Bates (DB) wrote:
DB> Thanks very much for doing that, Fritz.
>>>>> "Fritz" == Friedrich Leisch <Friedrich.Leisch@ci.tuwien.ac.at> writes:
Fritz> Following a suggestion by Doug Bates (half a year ago or so
Fritz> ...) I have set up an experimental rsync server for CRAN,
Fritz> i.e., it is now also possible to mirror CRAN using rsync for
Fritz> those who prefer it.
Fritz> The command
Fritz> rsync -rl ftp.tuwien.ac.at::CRAN /destination/dir
Fritz> should copy the complete CRAN ftp area into /destination/dir.
Fritz> Any comments on wether the server works are appreciated.
DB> Still a few bugs in the system. Here's what I get
DB> $ rsync -rl ftp.tuwien.ac.at::CRAN R
Oooops ... make that ftp.ci.tuwien.ac.at of course ... sorry!
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