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Re: Will checking last modified date take more time than just overwriting?

by sundialsvc4 (Monsignor)
on Aug 19, 2013 at 12:57 UTC ( #1050030=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Will checking last modified date take more time than just overwriting?

Emphasizing stefbv’s admonition to check out the rsync command, which is specifically designed to synchronize two directories and to do it as rapidly and therefore as cleverly as possible.   Perhaps you can avoid your present strategy?


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