Is there any module/utility like 'rsync' in python

Aahz aahz at
Thu Apr 22 20:55:13 EDT 2010

In article <4bbecc4e$0$8850$c3e8da3 at>,
Steven D'Aprano  <steve at> wrote:
>On Thu, 08 Apr 2010 23:22:46 -0700, hiral wrote:
>> Is there any module/utility like 'rsync' in python.
>but you probably aren't going to beat the performance and reliability of 
>your platform's rsync utility. Chances are that your best approach will 
>be to call it using the subprocess module.

Depends on what your goal is.  My company uses a homegrown librsync
wrapper similar to the aforementioned
because we're up/downloading files over HTTP.
Aahz (aahz at           <*>

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