Ovid (publius_ovidius) wrote,
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Best. Hack. Ever.

I am not responsible for this. I merely found out about this from another developer, whom I'll call 'Alice', who told me about the task she was given.

Customer: we need you to write a script which synchronizes two directories.
Alice: why don't you just use rsync?
Customer: because the target box runs Windows and the admin says it doesn't work.

Alice wrote the script and it works just fine. All it does is call rsync.
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