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rsync : transferring files in one direction only

Is it possible to use rsync to copy files in one direction only? For example, suppose we have: left/a.txt right/a.txt where the files are initially identical. If one then modifies right/a.txt, ...
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OpenLdap synchronize home directory between client and server

I have recently setup Ubuntu ldap client authentication on karmic and lucid desktop clients and the ldap server is running on an 10.04 LTS server and this is the link I followed for client setup and ...
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File synchronization between web servers

Me and a friend has two servers (linux/gentoo) - both has ADSL connections (16Mbit/s download - 512Kb/s upload) and they're located several hundred kilometers away. Since our upload bandwidth is way ...
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cloud hosted sync with free file system integration

I'm currently using wuala for remote storage / sync, and while I dislike their GUI greatly (and their poor support for headless systems), they have one amazing feature where a virtual disk (windows) ...
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File Synchronization

I am developing a website that has one production environment and DR environment(disaster recovering). In each environment i have three web servers and they need to have a shared storage to store some ...
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Doubled hosting solution [closed]

I want to setup several dedicated servers in different parts of the world and one frontend server which will distribute the load between them. For that reason I'm looking for software solution on ...
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Active Directory and OpenLDAP user database integration

I need some guidance with AD and OpenLDAP user database integration/synchronization. Here is what I am trying to do. We have Full Linux database (Ubuntu 10.4) with users on OpenLDAP and using only ...
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Synchronize Files on Multiple Servers (rsync?)

I have a clustered Ubuntu server layout. Is there a way to configure filesystem synchronization only when a change is made/file is modified (to save resources)?
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Syncing files from multiple sources to a master copy based on modification time

I use rsync to bring files from multiple servers to a "master copy". Sometimes the same file has different content in different sources. What I want is to keep the last modified one. I wish rsync had ...
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Synchronizing local mysql database with remote one with a script or automatically? [closed]

Is there a way to sync a MySQL database with a remote one either automatically or with a script? The data is not time sensitive, but I don't want to have to export it out of the local database and ...
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Roaming Profiles Between Two Sites

We currently have two buildings at different ends of the country, one contains the fileserver with our roaming profiles and a domain controller, in the other building we just have a domain controller ...
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How to keep load-balanced servers synced even with deleted files?

I've recently setup a loadbalanced solution for our websites. We host about 200 sites, most run of our custom application, but some are running wordpress blogs (in which files can be ...
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very fast file syncing software

I am searching for a very fast file syncing software to synchronize data across multiple machines, across multiple sites. Something like Dropbox or Spideroak. The software should fulfill the ...
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Windows Server 2003 AD Folder Replication

I have a folder on my Windows 2003 Server AD machine that is shared out to clients at Location A. The people in Location B are currently mounting this folder across a network link. The problem is of ...
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Synchronizing users between two identical Windows 2008 R2 instances (second one is XenConvert clone)

I'm running IIS 7 server where users are using dedicated application pools so I need for all of them separate users. I'm moving my environment to XenServer and I'm using for this XenConvert tool. ...
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How to synchronize local directory with another local directory on another partition or disk

I would like to synchronize my local directory content with another local directory on another partition or disk (or e.g. a pendrive). I can synchronize my local directory content with a remote one ...
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how i can disable delete file option in unison sync tool?

i want to disable delete option of unison in other word i want unison tool always copy file [don't delete anything]. I read manual but i can not find what i need . for example we have two folder ...
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How do I sync configuration between my ubuntu servers? And how do I automatically restart services when their configuration changes?

First of, I'm fairly new to this whole linux thing... So be gentle. The setup: I have a couple of Ubuntu servers... A pair of DNS servers running Bind, and a pair of servers running Nginx and HAProxy ...
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I want to run a Dropbox-like service on my server. What's the best Free solution available? [closed]

It's for a relatively small group of people (unlikely to exceed 30). I'd like it to work as much as Dropbox as possible, i.e., user runs a program in the background, and it syncs a local folder's ...
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Syncronizing mySQL database using myPHPAdmin

I'm trying to synchronize two mySQL databases - more specifically, copy the contents of one to another. I have been using the myPHPAdmin Synchronize function but the target database does seems to ...
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File synchronization over servers (debian) by uploading a file with PHP

I have 3 web servers for my PHP application. In front of web servers, there are load balancers. My application has a upload image form. I need to have any uploaded image via my form, simultaneously be ...
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How to access shared hosting database with Java desktop application

I am new to this forum and I was looking for a solution for one of my questions. I have developed a Java desktop application. I have a database in a shared php hosting server. Is there any possible ...
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File synchronization utility

I'm looking for a file synchronization utility. Currently I'm using SyncToy, which works well most of the time. But on large large folders it get awkwardly slow. There should be a file share (NAS) ...
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how to setup a service that will forward pop3 emails to another pop3 server

I have a pop3 account only accessible from the localhost ip (its a gatewate service running locally and cannot be exposed outside of the machine) I would like to setup a service (its a windows 7 ...
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Date / time out of sync by days

I have several 2003 servers in my domain that randomly change their date/time by several days, sometimes. They are all getting their time from an AD server acting as the primary DC. I have looked in ...
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Easy way to wait for reboot of a host from a script?

I have a script running on machine A that needs to trigger the reboot of machine B and then wait until machine B is fully back up. This actually needs to happen multiple times in succession, so ...
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How to sync a folder on a remote computer to a server on a domain

We have a small remote office that often share data with us. I learned that the data is shared as a email attachment, but that obviously leads to versioning hell and overriding. I am looking for a ...
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Unable to sunchronize local and remote directories (“set times: Operation not permitted”)

I'm running into FTP errors using software like NetBeans or WinSCP: whenever I attempt to perform a synchronization or update of files from local --> server I get errors on the client saying "set ...
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File replication in a workgroup environment

I have two web servers where I need to sync some folders. I'd like to use Windows Distributed File System Replication (DFSR), but the servers are in a workgroup environment, which is not supported by ...
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How to delete files older than 30 days with robocopy?

I have two folders synchronised with robocopy (src and mirror) and I try to not removing files in the mirror before 30 days. I tried with /MINAGE option to say "consider every files older than 30 ...
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How to synchronize adds and modifications with another a local folder on Windows Server 2008?

I am looking for a solution to mirror a folder at every change by synchronizing it with another local folder (let's say C:\Data and C:\Mirror) : synchronize new files and modifications but do not ...
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Is it safe to alter the underlying encrypted files for a live mounted ecryptfs volume?

I want to do live synchronization of an encrypted directory with a server, such that the server only sees encrypted data. Suppose I put the underlying ecryptfs data in: /home/user/.Private And I ...
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Sync OUs within Active Directory

I'm setting up two OUs in Active Directory to support a software package we're getting ready to roll out. One OU is for production, the other for training/sandbox. It is required that these be ...
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Is there a Folder/File Syncronization Tool that can generate a synchronization script

I am looking for a tool that can synchronize folders by generating a script that can then be run from a command line, and the script generated does not require the tool to be installed to work. ...
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where are domain offline files settings configured in win 2k3?

We recently lost our domains win2k3 enterprise server where users offline files were stored. Every user's My Documents folder was redirected to this server and the user's files were synchronized to ...
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How to synchronize Windows 2003 updates from Production > Test server?

We are using a Virtual Private Server to host our production Windows Server 2003 R2 web server. The hosting provider automatically installs the Windows patches (updates) on their own schedule. We ...
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How can I set up a mirror site of PHP & MYSQL between two distant sites?

I have a site which is located in US and I want to set up a mirror site in China, the site is using PHP + MYSQL and the network quality between two servers is terrible. I tried set up a database-sync ...
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WP7 stopped sync' with Exchange 2003 due to date error

I have a WP7 device and since I first had it, I have instantly been able to sync with 2x different Exchange servers, each running from a completely seperate domain (i.e. different businesses ...
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Web Server Synchronization

I'm having 2 identical webservers(running IIS) which i intend to load balance with Hardware Based Application Load Balancer. I need a Synchronization software to do real-time sync of the data between ...
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S3 upload delayed

I have 2 servers using the same data located in AWS S3 storage. One is processing HTTP traffic, the other does longer lived jobs. How it works is that HTTP one saves data to S3, dispatches event to ...
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How to transfer differences between local and remote directory using a disk

I have several large directories containing hundreds of GB of files that I'd like to keep synchronized between home at work. Rsync is the obvious choice for transferring new files (both machines are ...
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Faster Synchronization between two different servers

I am using Doors for synchronization of my project modules. However if i have to synchronize modules for two different servers located at two different locations, say from Pune to Hallstadt. What ...
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More efficient method to synchronize very large # of files

I have a large directory that needs to be synced from a local server to my web server and am looking for the most efficient method of doing this. This directory contains 113k files in 14k directories ...
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SQL Server synchronization failed

I'm getting the error message below when trying to synchronize a SQL compact database (SQL CE 2.0) to a SQL Server 2005 database. I have double and triple checked permissions, reconfigured IIS ...
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Sync folder from shared CentOS server to VPS CentOS server

I have a doc management app on shared CentOS server and docs from all clients/users are saved in one folder(not in public_html). I backed all docs to a VPS box but now would like just to sync ...
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Deleted offline files do not get deleted from server after sync

We have a couple of laptops which use offline files to sync the user's 'my Documents' on the server to his offline files on the laptop. We've been seeing some differences between the online and ...
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Most suitable 'replication' technique for SQL Server 2005

I have a SQL 2005 database that is currently 15GB in size. We do a lot of web / intranet based reporting from thsi system and we're seeing a performance hit as a result. I'd like to create a copy of ...
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Getting contact list from IMAP server

I want to update my local Thunderbird address book with a list of valid email addresses on an IMAP server. I'm not that familiar with IMAP, does it allow this? If so, could someone point me to an ...
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Synchronize large objects to S3 efficiently

I need to synchronize about 30GB of git repositories to S3. These repos may contain some very large pack files, on the rough order of 2GB. I know that S3 has recently added support for large objects, ...
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IPhone 3GS with iOS 4.2.1 does not sync with Exchange 2003 SP2 since update [closed]

lately my boss updated his iphone 3GS to iOS 4.2.1 which is causing the email sync to fail. the problem is kinda weird because, calender and contacts do sync and sending new email from the iphone is ...