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From "Alex Karasulu" <akaras...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Use of Proxy on directory.apache.org
Date Thu, 15 Mar 2007 17:03:28 GMT
On 3/15/07, Upayavira <uv@odoko.co.uk> wrote:
>
> Joshua Slive wrote:
> > On 3/15/07, Upayavira <uv@odoko.co.uk> wrote:
> >>
> >> Someone suggested a symlink from /www to ~jefft. Would that actually
> >> work?
> >
> > No.  The content would not get properly rsynced to the live site or to
> > backup-sites.
> >
> > I don't understand what is the big deal about just copying it to the
> > correct place.
>
> The big deal is that to set up an rsync you need to do that in a user's
> crontab. That ties control of the process down to a single user, which
> is far from preferable.


Yes I would have to agree with Upayavira here.  It's not a good idea to
depend on a single user account for this.  Plus that person must be hunted
down and contacted any time there needs to be some modification done.


The fact that we now have /x1/www/confluence-exports sorts half of the
> picture. If symlinks work, that sorts the other half.
>
> Reasonable?


+1

Alex

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