Software Index
Linux Software Utilities  

wcp

download download home home   report broken
important software information
company name:
wzk
license: Freeware
minimum requirements: No special requirements.
functional limitations:
wcp description
wcp is the client component of an archive program, wcpd is the server. It copies local files to another location which is either on the local disk or on a remote server. wcp avoids unneccessary copies by using hardlinks.

wcp doesn't store the copied files on a backup medium like tape or DVD, it's also not my recommended tool for full system backups. It's more meant to store directory trees like home directories, source code etc.

wcp was inspired by a document I read about the plan9 operating system. The text was about the plan9 fileserver that ran together with an archival system. The fileserver created snapshots on the current server content, offering the snapshots (readonly of course) to the users as a part of the regular fileserver. As I understood the text the plan9 server does this snapshot'ing on the filesystem's block level. wcp does something similiar, but on file level.. .
Similar software
webmin-fsacls (Popularity: ) : webmin-fsacls is a webmin module for managing Posix Access Control Lists (ACLs) on files and directories.

ACLs refer to POSIX Access Control Lists, which are used to define more fine-grained discretionary access rights for files and directories.

Every object can be thought ...

WebStorage (Popularity: ) : WebStorage is a web based application written in PHP for storing files in a PostgreSQL database, where the files can be organized in directories. The project is similar to a Unix file system, except that it is accessed by a ...
User reviews

Write a review:
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
1=poor 10=excellent
Write review*
Your name*
Email*
  (Comments are moderated, and will not appear on this site until the editor has approved them)
 
Similar scripts
WCP Collective Ads Widget (Popularity: ) : This plugin adds a widget to your widget list that will grab (adjustable amount) of images and links from WebComic Planet (or of the entire list) of some of the webcomics listed at WebComic Planet.Installation : 1. Upload the wcp_collective_ads_widget ...
Rate me
supported os's
stats
downloads 4
version 1.1.4
size in Kb 369
popularity   
775/1272475
user rating 0/10
our rating 0 Stars
share info
Recommend wcp
Report spyware
New Software
Popular Software
Latest Reviews