[K12OSN] OT: Open Source counter-arguments

Les Mikesell les at futuresource.com
Sun Jul 15 01:40:13 UTC 2007

Rob Owens wrote:

> I should also mention rsync.  I've spoken w/ 3 different paid
> consultants who specialize in supporting commercial software, and they
> were astonished when I told them that Linux and rsync could transfer
> partial files.  One guy didn't even believe me.  Is there an equivalent
> in commercial software?  I'm not aware of one, but maybe it's out there.

There might be something else that works between similar systems, but 
rsync will work cross-platform between Windows, Macs, and about any 
flavor of unix-like system.

   Les Mikesell
     les at futuresource.com

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