On Sat, 2006-01-28 at 22:21, David Rees wrote:
> On 1/27/06, Sean Gleason <sean@...> wrote:
> > ... build a white box and change the
> > config to point to the white box on the LAN for the first FULL than change
> > the config back to the WAN. Would this work and has anyone done this in the
> > past.
> This method will work, I have done basically the same thing before
> with good results.
Yes, you can change the config after some backups are in
place and it will still use them for rsync comparisons no
matter what else you change. I've usually been able to
get my first run to complete over a weekend by manually
starting it on Friday but if that isn't going to work
for your size/bandwidth you can use some other tricks.