Any alternate download sites for speakup ftp?

Sina Bahram sbahram at
Fri Feb 25 13:46:11 EST 2005

Well, let me know ... I need to send them the propper rsync info ... If not,
they set a simple wget or ftp would also work just fine.

Take care,
-----Original Message-----
From: speakup-bounces at [mailto:speakup-bounces at]
On Behalf Of Kenny Hitt
Sent: Friday, February 25, 2005 1:42 PM
To: Speakup is a screen review system for Linux.
Subject: Re: Any alternate download sites for speakup ftp?

Hi.  Since Bill is the maintainer for the speakup modified Fedora, wouldn't
it be better to rsync against his server?  Considering the slow transfers to
and from bumpy, rsyncing against bumpy could get the mirrors up to date much

On Fri, Feb 25, 2005 at 01:23:10PM -0500, Janina Sajka wrote:
> Hi, Sina:
> I don't think there's much to coordinate. That's the beauty of it.
> My advice is to simply run a weekly rsync via cron--something like:
> rsync -avtz --delete* \ 
> []
> The only refinement I can think of that would probably be helpful is 
> to close the directory before doing the rsync to insure that no files 
> are locked by someone's download while the rsync is in process. I 
> confess I don't know if this is really an issue, but I'd want to make 
> sure that it isn't--or just deal with it, perhaps by chmod the tree 
> against reads for the duration.

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