[nycbug-talk] rdiff

Pete Wright pete at nomadlogic.org
Fri Jun 2 15:54:22 EDT 2006

On Fri, Jun 02, 2006 at 03:41:18PM -0400, Pete Wright wrote:
> got this nice looking tool of irc at usenix...yes, i know there are live
> people here, but for some reason i'm irc ;-)
> anyway, rdiff looks fun:
> http://www.nongnu.org/rdiff-backup/
> allows you to do rsync style backups while leaving diff's at your backup
> target.  seems kinda fun.
> a guy here also wrote an osX app to backup apple resource forks for
> Mail.app called mail appitizer...looking for link now, i'll post it
> later if folks are interested.
ok, i was smoking crack.  mail appitizer is a completely different hack.
it prints a popup when ever you get new mail, w/o having to open your

rdiff is still pretty cool though ;)


Peter Wright
pete at nomadlogic.org

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