Bug 3371 - no way to limit disk IO bandwidth
no way to limit disk IO bandwidth
Product: rsync
Classification: Unclassified
Component: core
x86 Linux
: P3 enhancement
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Assigned To: Wayne Davison
Rsync QA Contact
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Reported: 2006-01-04 01:35 UTC by Truxton Fulton
Modified: 2009-08-07 04:08 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Description Truxton Fulton 2006-01-04 01:35:05 UTC

My problem is the opposite of bug #2800.
I have a large filesystem that I want to keep in sync,
but I dont want to thrash the disk each time I start rsync.
I dont mind if the checksum stage takes a long time,
I just want to be gentle with disk IO.
Can a --disk-bwlimit option be added?


Comment 1 roland 2009-08-07 04:08:12 UTC
this could perhaps be handled as duplicate of https://bugzilla.samba.org/show_bug.cgi?id=3491

seems, i can`t mark it as a duplicate.