ftpsync - Debian archive mirror tool

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename ftpsync_20180513_all.deb
Package name ftpsync
Package version 20180513
Package release -
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category admin
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer Debian Mirror Team <mirrors@debian.org>
Download size 32.74 KB
Installed size 115.00 KB
ftpsync is the preferred tool for maintaining a Debian mirror.  It
tries to make updates as smooth as possible, without the clients
experiencing half updated mirrors.  It supports partial mirrors by


Package Version Architecture Repository
ftpsync_20180513_all.deb 20180513 all Debian Main
ftpsync - - -


Name Value
default-mta -
mail-transport-agent -
rsync -


Type URL
Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
Binary Package ftpsync_20180513_all.deb
Source Package archvsync

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install ftpsync deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install ftpsync




2018-05-13 - Bastian Blank <waldi@debian.org>
archvsync (20180513) unstable; urgency=medium
* Try to support BSD and co userland.
* Drop support for rsync < 3.0.
* Break siblings out of push lock wait if timeout hits.
* Disable incremental recursive mode.
* Make tar generation reproducible. (closes: #856860)
* Update Standards-Version to 4.1.4, no changes.
* Lower rsync timeout to 120 seconds. (closes: #882381)
2017-10-18 - Bastian Blank <waldi@debian.org>
archvsync (20171018) unstable; urgency=medium
* Revert usage if --info options for connections with old rsync
2017-10-17 - Bastian Blank <waldi@debian.org>
archvsync (20171017) unstable; urgency=high
[ Peter Palfrader ]
* Add a lot of manpages.
[ Bastian Blank ]
* Make sure correct version of runmirrors is installed.
* Always print error if config can't be read.
* Support old bash in ftpsync-cron.
* Implement minimal SSH transport. (closes: #828727)
* Disable rsync human readable output and only read numbers from
* Ask rsync to only allow save symlinks.
2017-09-20 - Bastian Blank <waldi@debian.org>
archvsync (20170920) unstable; urgency=medium
* Make sure source tar is pretty clean. (closes: #875702)
* Fix new version nag. (Closes: #865278)
* Force permissions of files.
* Make sure own trace files are never overwriten.
* Check only the archive serial in cron wrapper.
* Set default MAILTO to the current user.
2017-09-12 - Bastian Blank <waldi@debian.org>
archvsync (20170912) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Peter Palfrader ]
* Fix Typo in Maintainer field (re: #856695, closes: #856912).
[ Bastian Blank ]
* Drop unused sync tools and configs.
* Fix i18n/by-hash include for stage 1.
* Always generate full trace.
* Add ftpsync-cron script.
* Add several mirror information to trace file.
* Add informations about the used trigger to trace file.
* Support URL as a mirror specification.
* Only build extra tar on Debian, (closes: #875455)
* Don't duplicate code during expansion. (closes: #857702)
2017-01-22 - Bastian Blank <waldi@debian.org>
archvsync (20170204) unstable; urgency=medium
* Initial packaged release

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