Re: [PATCH] Get commits from remote repositories by HTTP

From: Daniel Barkalow <>
Date: 2005-04-17 08:45:54
On Sat, 16 Apr 2005, Adam Kropelin wrote:

> Tony Luck wrote:
> > Otherwise this looks really nice.  I was going to script something
> > similar using "wget" ... but that would have made zillions of seperate
> > connections.  Not so kind to the server.
> How about building a file list and doing a batch download via 'wget -i 
> /tmp/foo'? A quick test (on my ancient wget-1.7) indicates that it reuses 
> connectionss when successive URLs point to the same server.

You need to look at some of the files before you know what other files to
get. You could do it in waves, but that would be excessively complicated
to code and not the most efficient anyway.

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