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From "William A. Rowe, Jr." <>
Subject Re: FW: Older version of apache2
Date Tue, 26 Nov 2002 17:25:31 GMT
At 10:14 AM 11/26/2002, Aaron Bannert wrote:
>Oh, and for the record, moving files into .old/ directories is
>evil for rsync. :) (This isn't directed at Pier) Moving files
>around causes rsync to do a delete and then re-download the
>moved files/directories.

So you suggest initially populating old/ and then symlinking the
now-current version in the main download directory at the old/ 
target, instead?  It would still initially download the package
twice, and then simply unlink it later on, right?

Or what's the right approach here?


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