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Re: [SLE] Network File Systems
  • From: Leendert Meyer <leen.meyer@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 16 Mar 2005 19:17:57 +0100
  • Message-id: <200503161917.57902.leen.meyer@xxxxxxx>
On Wednesday 16 March 2005 18:51, Dylan wrote:
> On Wednesday 16 Mar 2005 15:51 pm, Randall R Schulz wrote:
> > Leen,
> >
> > On Wednesday 16 March 2005 07:41, Leendert Meyer wrote:
>
> <SNIP>
>
> > > That reminds me vaguely of something.
> > >
> > > man rsync: yes indeed:
> > >
> > > --bwlimit=KBPS limit I/O bandwidth, KBytes per second
> >
> > Dammit! I looked in the rsyncd.conf manual page for something like
> > this before replying, but I didn't think of looking in the rsync
> > manual page itself.
> >
> > Of course, this requires system administrators to rely on their users
> > to limit their bandwidth consumption, which probably isn't the ideal
> > solution to Peter's problem.
>
> The sysadmin could add it to the alias list somewhere suitable.

Yes. But couldn't a user easily override that, e.g. by creating his own alias
or by calling rsync directly (e.g. /usr/bin/rsync)?

Cheers,

Leen

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