[arch-dev-public] dbscripts pkg pools

Pierre Schmitz pierre at archlinux.de
Tue May 4 06:13:45 EDT 2010

On Tue, 4 May 2010 12:39:33 +0300, Roman Kyrylych
<roman.kyrylych at gmail.com> wrote:
> I fail to see why resyncs are not needed in this situation.
> Let's suppose we have /foo/bar on a downstream mirror,
> and upstream has /foo/bar -> /baz/bar
> will rsync guess that it should not download bar and instead just copy
> it from foo to baz locally?

It's the other way round we keep the old dirs; so packages will be
replaced by symlinks to the packages dir when they got updated.

Pierre Schmitz, https://users.archlinux.de/~pierre

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