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Rsync from a local laptop to a VPS with correct ownerships

So I have this workflow which works but is clumsy" RSYNC to ultrapress.co rsync -azP --delete /Users/rocketadmin/Sites/vagrant-local/www/wordpress-default/wp-content/themes ...
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Linux bidirectional file sync over a WAN with immediate/incremental syncing

Does anyone know of a solution that lets you sync files bidirectionally over a WAN, but also syncs immediately/incrementally? Basically Unison is perfect for the file syncing, but it doesn't sync ...
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Improve RSYNC scan speed / Alternate approach?

I'm using rsync to transfer application log files from one server to another. It works fine with the exception that scanning the directories takes forever. I have around 160,000 log files and a few ...
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147 views

Is there a global config file for Unison synchronization tool?

I'd like all my unison profiles to have merge = Name * -> meld CURRENT1 CURRENT2 diff = /usr/bin/meld CURRENT1 CURRENT2 confirmmerge = true as options. I know I can add these options to each ...
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2answers
499 views

syncing local folders

What is a best way to keep in sync two local folders ? I know I can use rsync -Ra but I need to keep in sync all the time. Is it possible to make rsync sit in background and constantly sync local ...
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realtime sync files between ec2 instances [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: M-M or M-S replication of EBS volume across multiple EC2 instances realtime sync of files between instances In my implementation, I have a java app that reads/writes ...
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Sync web directories over multiple servers on Ubuntu

Lets say I have 3 servers, One is a development server, prototype code goes here. When it's done I've been using scp to push that file to the live server but now I'm looking into multiple live server ...
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264 views

Setting up rsync over the internet. How should I define it?

I need to sync two Linux servers in remote locations. To do so, I've decided to use rsync. I've set the rsync to run on the target as a daemon, and the actual syncing command is ran from the source. ...
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1answer
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Synchronize files over FTP where files from the FTP always wins in case of conflict

Setup: One file server with folders for each project. One employee working from home that needs the files to be on a local NAS since the connection isn't good enough to work via VPN. So, a few project ...
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1answer
318 views

Combining multiple Rsync synchronizations

I'm trying to combine multiple rsync commands into one command. Currently I use the following command: /usr/bin/rsync --exclude-from=/directory/exclude.txt --delete --rsync-path "/usr/bin/sudo ...
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Rsync : copying over timestamps only

Currently I have two directories A/ and B/ which are identical in every respect, with the exception of the timestamps. Therefore if I run the command : rsync --dry-run -crvv A/ B/ then all files ...
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Easiest way to sync two folders

What's the easiest way to sync the contents of a folder on a Mac OSX machine with another folder on a Linux server? You can use scp: scp -r /path/to/folder/ username@IP_ADDRESS:/path/to/sync/with ...
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How can I synchronize effectively a large directory containing lots of photos between 3 LAN / different OS hosts?

This would be working between Ubuntu 10.04 LTS, Windows 7 and Windows XP? I would like to achieve something like Dropbox service, but only in local network. What I currently use: Ubuntu has the ...
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261 views

sync a directory between OSX and Ubuntu

I need a good way to sync a directory between my OSX 10.6 laptop and my Ubuntu Desktop. Dropbox would obviously be a great choice, however the directory I need to sync is owned by root on both ...
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4answers
543 views

is there some sort of catchable trigger when one writes/deletes a new file in linux?

I would like a simple tool for syncing two folders on remote servers... Utopically, I only need an OS catchable trigger (or something like that) that could be used to fire rsync automatically ? Is ...
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2answers
208 views

Syncing 1TB+ to a iSCSI device, software needed

I need to sync a local disk to a iSCSI mount on Windows (server 2003), and I'm struggling to find software that's capable of doing so in a reasonable timeframe. Notes on the current 1TB disk: - 800GB ...
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Synchronizing very large folder structures

We have a folder structure on our intranet which contains around 800,000 files divvied up into around 4,000 folders. We need to synchronize this to a small cluster of machines in our DMZs. The depth ...
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792 views

Sync a FTP folder locally

I have several images uploaded worth 1GB on the remote server that I want to download locally, but not continuously. I tried using rsync reading its (excellent) man page but found repeated protocol ...