[Mediawiki-l] site mirror and master-slave question

Jeremy Baron jeremy at tuxmachine.com
Wed May 16 18:09:38 UTC 2012


On Wed, May 16, 2012 at 1:58 PM, Platonides <Platonides at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 14/05/12 16:38, chris wrote:
>> I'm using mysql replication now for another application so I know what
>> that's about.   But for rsync,  not sure what you mean about --delete
>> the folder.
>> Would you suggest rsyncing the whole mediawiki folder ?  And I'm not
>> sure what you mean about 'math changes'.
>
> The --delete parameter of rsync makes it not only copy new files, but
> also delete those local files which are not in the remote side.
>
> Changes in files during normal MediaWiki operation will usually be image
> uploads (deletions, thumbnailing...) and by extensions such as math
> (that which powers <math> tags).

s/local/destination/; s/remote/source/;



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