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LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 16, 2013
A look at the PyPy 2.0 release
PostgreSQL 9.3 beta: Federated databases and more
LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 9, 2013
(Nearly) full tickless operation in 3.10
From bup's website: bup is "Highly efficient file backup system based on the git packfile format." https://github.com/bup/bup
RAID 5/6 code merged into Btrfs
Posted Feb 4, 2013 23:24 UTC (Mon) by daglwn (subscriber, #65432)
I would love to see "git bup!"
The reason I'm sticking with git is that's is easily available anywhere and right now I mostly just use it as a more convenient rsync. That is, I simply want to make a bunch of files easily available anywhere. As a bonus, replication provides a incremental backup capability.
Posted Feb 5, 2013 2:18 UTC (Tue) by josh (subscriber, #17465)
Posted Feb 5, 2013 10:27 UTC (Tue) by daglwn (subscriber, #65432)
"But, git-annex also extends git's concept of remotes, with these special types of remotes. These can be used just like any normal remote by git-annex. They cannot be used by other git commands though."
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