Re: [nslu2-linux] Killer apps for the NSLU2 (diff, perl, unison, ...)
- On Sun, 5 Dec 2004 12:01:19 -0800 (PST), Claudius <claudius2k@...> wrote:
> I would like to see the standard backup utility in itI would say that an FTP server would be really useful for the NSLU2.
> work with drives > 250G like the Maxtor 300G
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- I hear you, I was thinking the same thing about diff and perl.
I thought perl was do-able/done?
If you get diff going DEFINITELY post it! I was even considering
taking a crack at it but I've just been too busy to do much more than
beg and leech...
Unison sounds very cool too! Let us know how you make out, perhaps I
won't have to go through the rigors of NSLU2-RAID...
- --- In email@example.com, "sisash" <sisash@y...> wrote:
>Thanks Simon - however, your server seems to be down.
> I cross compiled caml for the nslu2 and then compiled up a binary
> version of unison for the nslu2. I am not sure how well it works as
> there seemed to be some problem when trying to keep file properties
> in sync (ie dates and permissions). I also am not sure it works too
> well when you are unisoning thousands of files... I think the nslu2
> lacks enough horsepower fo this.
> I was trying to use the dropbear ssh server and client to unison two
> nslu2's over the net then I had a hard disk crash and still have to
> sort it out.
> If you would like to try it you can download the binary I compiled
> from http://world.waena.edu/~simon/unison.gz . Let me know how it
Any chance of you uploading it to the Files section on groups.yahoo.com?
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