[tahoe-dev] Keeping local file system and Tahoe store in sync
jeremy at goop.org
Fri Feb 6 23:57:33 UTC 2009
Jeremy Fitzhardinge wrote:
> I think its the other way around, no? inotify can give you events for a
> whole tree of namespace, whereas dnotify requires that you actually have
> all the directories open, which doesn't scale at all well. dnotify is
> very definitely deprecated these days.
> (Not that inotify is particularly easy to use...)
BTW, Bryan O'Sullivan wrote a reasonably sensible python binding for
inotify as part of Mercurial; not sure if it has an independent
existence. There's at least one other inotify binding, but its barking mad.
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