Contributed by rueda on from the diving-into-base dept.
openrsync , a clean-room implementation of rsync , is being developed by Kristaps Dzonsons as part of the rpki-client(1) project [featured in anearlier article]. openrsync(1) has been imported into the tree (as "rsync") by Sebastian Benoit ( benno@ ):
CVSROOT: /cvs Module name: src Changes by: email@example.com 2019/02/10 16:18:28 Added files: usr.bin/rsync : Makefile TODO.md blocks.c child.c client.c downloader.c extern.h fargs.c flist.c hash.c io.c log.c main.c md4.c md4.h mkpath.c receiver.c rsync.1 rsync.5 rsyncd.5 sender.c server.c session.c socket.c symlinks.c uploader.c Log message: Import Kristaps' openrsync into the tree. OK deraadt@
The "Security" section on the GitHub site contains a description of openrsync's use of OpenBSD's security features.
At the time of writing, rsync is not yet linked to the build.