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Re: [SLE] Network File Systems
  • From: Leendert Meyer <leen.meyer@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 16 Mar 2005 16:41:14 +0100
  • Message-id: <200503161641.14945.leen.meyer@xxxxxxx>
On Wednesday 16 March 2005 15:59, Randall R Schulz wrote:
> Peter,
>
> On Wednesday 16 March 2005 03:34, Chiu, PCM (Peter) wrote:
> > Many thanks for all the responses.
> >
> > a. rsync. we use this tool as well, but experienced some discomfort
> > with it in that, if we run a couple of rsync tasks on large transfers
> > inparallel, they can grind our servers to a halt without too much
> > difficulty.
> >
> > Any further access to the same file system involved in the rsync
> > will certainly be very slow, and the overall system performance is
> > severely degraded too.
>
> You can (probably) use a traffic shaping tool to throttle rsync traffic.

That reminds me vaguely of something.

man rsync: yes indeed:

--bwlimit=KBPS limit I/O bandwidth, KBytes per second


Cheers,

Leen

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