[CentOS-mirror] Alternative for rsync
ftpadmin at lug.ro
Wed May 6 09:36:39 UTC 2009
> On Wed, 06 May 2009 08:07:04 +0100
> Lucian <lucian at chml.ro> wrote:
>> On Wed, 2009-05-06 at 11:59 +0530, Manikanta wrote:
>>> I am trying to create a private Centos mirror for local domain. I
>>> want this private mirror to be in sync with central mirror the
>>> tools i started to use are httpd and rsync but now i find that
>>> rsync requires 873 port to be accepted but since i am across a
>>> secured network i can only access remote servers throug http only
>>> as it is my org policy, can someone suggest me any tool for
>>> synchronization of folders over http proxy.
>>> Thanks & Regards,
>> You could try lftp's mirror feature.
>> Check this for example:
>> and the man page, of course.
>> Problem with (l)ftp is that it's SLOW and not nearly as reliable as
> Is there any HTTP based synchroniztion tool?
lftp speaks http. So do reposync, curl, wget and mrepo
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