[RC5] Checkpoint Interval?

Greg Wooledge greg at wooledge.org
Wed Feb 13 19:11:08 EST 2002

John Caldwell (johnkc at apple.com) wrote:

> What criteria determines when the checkpoint file is updated?  Is it time 
> based, progress based, or a mix of both?

According to CHANGES.txt in the Linux client, it is:

2.7109.440  [...]
            chg: checkpting interval is now the greater of 10min/10% change

I suppose other clients may differ in this (especially since it *used*
to be a flat 5-minute interval).  Consult your local documentation.

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