[CentOS] ZFS on Linux testing effort

Wed Dec 4 14:12:32 UTC 2013
Nux! <nux at li.nux.ro>

On 04.12.2013 14:05, John Doe wrote:
> From: Lists <lists at benjamindsmith.com>
>> Our next big test is to try out ZFS filesystem send/receive in lieu 
>> of
>> our current backup processes based on rsync. Rsync is a fabulous 
>> tool,
>> but is beginning to show performance/scalability issues dealing with 
>> the
>> many millions of files being backed up, and we're hoping that ZFS
>> filesystem replication solves this.
> Not sure if I already mentioned it but maybe have a look at:
>  http://code.google.com/p/lsyncd/

I'm not so sure inotify works well with millions of files, not to 
mention it uses rsync. :D

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