How to speed up rdiff-backup

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How to speed up rdiff-backup

Ben Escoto
>>>>> "Carsten Lorenz" <[hidden email]>
>>>>> wrote the following on Fri, 14 Oct 2005 10:03:37 +0200
> I started rdiff-backup this way:
> rdiff-backup -v5 --terminal-verbosity=4 --ssh-no-compression /mnt/files/
> rdiff-backup needs 132s to transfer a 140MB file (1.1MB/s).
> While rdiff-backup works on the next file scp transfers the same file in 15s (9.3MB/s)!

I was thinking about this recently and reread your original
message.  Now I have another guess :)

Try leaving off the -v5.  Logging isn't pipelined so this may make a
big difference.

Ben Escoto

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