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Sync files and folders in windows with commands

I am a Linux user. I am looking for a command line tool for Widows(2008 R2) for files & folders synchronization. I am looking for a tool like rsync in Linux. I have to synchronize between two ...
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Maintain EBS data in sync

I'm here again! On my last questions here I was wondering how to sync data on EBS. Ok. I've tested in first time the NFS, but everything goes extremely SLOW! And its a shared volume, if the master ...
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NTP: ntpdate to sync time between the PCs on a private network

I have two systems. One acts as Primary/Active and has Internet connection and gets time from NTP server. The second system is Secondary/Passive and has no connection to the external world. Primary ...
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Best way of sharing files over 2 sites (locations) with Windows Server 2008r2

I'm currently learning Windows Server 2008r2 and am going to be setting up a network which spreads over 2 different buildings. The only connection between them is the internet and the users need to be ...
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Keep Uploaded Files in Sync Across Multiple Servers - LAMP

I have a website right now that is currently utilizing 2 servers, a application server and a database server, however the load on the application server is increasing so we are going to add a second ...
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Get WebDav uploading progress and status (Linux, davfs2)

I am using WebDAV on Linux box with davfs2 1.4.6. When I copy a file to a mounted WebDAV service, it is goes rather fast, just like a regular local drive operation. And it actually is, because the ...
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How to reliably synchronise file servers between London and Shanghai?

We have two offices, one in London and one in Shanghai, each needing to be able to access the same set of files. This means we need a solid, speedy means of synchronising a set of folders between ...
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sync two huge filesystems

I need to sync two huge file systems regularly in one direction. Both sides run linux with full root access. My preferred solution: I can read the list of changed files and directories and sync only ...
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Options to efficiently synchronize 1 million files with remote servers?

At a company I work for we have such a thing called "playlists" which are small files ~100-300 bytes each. There's about a million of them. About 100,000 of them get changed every hour. These ...
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How do I sync a subset of tables between two databases on the differnet mysql database server?

I have the main MySQL database which has the following columns in one of the car table: +---------------+-----------------+------+ |carId |name |model | ...
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How to implement data synchronization/multiplication across multiple servers?

We have a website that runs on multiple web servers. Those servers need to be in synchronization - program files and user uploaded data should be present on both servers. For now this is implemented ...
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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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SYSVOL not replicating to some RODC

I'm stumped. I was trying to replicate a file (corporate wallpaper) to branch offices via SYSVOL (so that workstations in branch offices don't have to pull the file from HO). However, the replication ...
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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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How should I back up multiple in-use MS Access databases?

Disclaimer: I'm a software engineer, not an IT professional, sorry if some of my suggestions are silly or otherwise ridiculous. A windows application, which will remaining running at all times, is ...
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Partial sync of Mysql databases on two remote computers

Does mysql replication supports delayed sync if remote slave server is OFF? For example I want to make my developing server have a fresh copy of databases each morning. It should be partial sync, ...
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Would an invalid certificate cause an 0x8004010F sync error?

We just migrated from Exchange 2003 to 2007 which was a combo primary AD/DNS server and it has not gone smoothly. We are now down to getting a new certificate (a bureaucratic process thats out of my ...
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Rsync: General file/folder synchronization

I have a file server, which is in-charge of pulling a folder tree from multiple workstations on a daily basis. My current method for this is by using rsync, (which works pretty well provided directory ...
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Replicate / SYNC / Copy thousands of files

Windows 32BIT Box (Server OS) 4GB RAM a 800GB LUN Mapped to the above box as a local drive Around 700GB of text files (Yes text files and a few thousand word documents) nested in thousands of ...
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How to synchronize local MySQL (full access) to remote one (PHP only)

Our scenario is a local Linux MySQL server on which we can do whatever we want including installing stuff and setting up cronjobs, and a remote one which we can access only via PHP. The remote one is ...
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Calendar not Sync between Blackberry & Outlook - Exchange 2010

eI have an issue where all in suddent, all blackberry devices won't sync anymore for calendar. I don't have much on hand experiences with Blackberry environment. I use Exchange 2010 SP1 with Update ...
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Active Directory max photo size

We are looking at putting photos in Active Directory. We have many domain controllers, some are in areas with not a lot of bandwidth. What are the recommend/max files sizes for photos or is this a ...
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Sync folder from Windows server to Ubuntu server through FTP

I need to automatically transfer files from windows server over to an Ubuntu server through FTP. I control the ubuntu server and have no other access to the windows server but through FTP. I need a ...
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synchronization between two (or more) file servers : block open files to avoid conflicts

"Short version": When a user opens a file on a local share, other users can open only in read-only, until it is closed. I want this to be true for the remote copy of the file: read-only when the local ...
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Windows AD and Hosted Exchange password sync

Does anyone know of any options available to sync a users local AD password with a hosted exchange account password. My question is along similar lines to this one here at ServerFault but as it was ...
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Sync Exchange mailbox with MySQL database?

I am building a small web portal for my staff which includes a task/meeting scheduler built in php with mysql backend. We also use Exchange 2003, users have OWA and mainly use that for scheduling. ...
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Need to make all the timestamps on local files match their corresponding ftp hosted file's timestamp

I screwed up and downloaded ~10GB worth of files from my offsite backup location (ftp server) without checking the 'preserve timestamp' option in the client. The PC with the local files is a netbook ...
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database sync across servers in SQL 2008R2

as we are in the process of expanding of businees, now we are stepping a ahead to add few more datacenter, now we have a requirement where we need to sync the production database with other ...
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One Way Replication of Oracle 11g to MSSQL 2008R2

We're in the midst of a major LOB system change which will use Oracle 11g, but we need to maintain a LARGE number of existing reports in SSRS. What is a good method to automate a one-way, read-only ...
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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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Watching for Unison errors

We've implemented a folder sync across two servers sitting in two different data centres using Unison. It's crucial for us that this folder sync work as expected as our SLAs depend on the data being ...
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Sync Local Folder to FTP

I'm looking for an app I can put on my local server that will take files from C:\Source to a folder on my remote FTP Server every hour. I was looking at rsync and it looked perfect until it told me I ...
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How to sync 2 linux servers

I've got the problem that I don't know a lot about server administration and right now we've got 2 Servers behind a load balancer and I need to sync the htdocs folders from apache. I think the ...
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iPhone calendar sync with Exchange 2010

I have an iPhone user that just recently noticed that his iPhone calendar changes are now overwriting any changes made in Outlook. I checked and didn't see any config settings on the iPhone for ...
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Mysql, automate copy data database to temporary database

I have a case like this: I have 2 database on 1 server, say it db1 and db2 db2 will be a copy of db1 data from db1 copied automatically to db2 data from db2 will not sync with db1 (db2 just a test ...
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Is it a good idea to sync backups from win server 2008 with Live Mesh

I've read at http://haacked.com/archive/2011/11/19/specs-for-haacked-com.aspx that Phil Haack uses MS Live Mesh to synch some backups to his home pc. Aside from the 2GB single file size limit, is it ...
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HT Link Sync Error after Ubuntu 10.04 LTS Installation

Update 1 I just assembled an exact replica of this server, and successfully installed Ubuntu 10.04 LTS in a RAID10 configuration. The success was confirmed by a login to the initial account. There ...
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getting a list of files from secure server

i am trying to get a list of files from secure server to compare them (using diff) to the ones i modified on local version (unfortunately the company i work in is not using subversion nor git yet) i ...
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Where exactly does Outlook keep it's information about already downloaded messages when using POP?

When I create a new Outlook profile and re-add POP account, Outlook starts to redownload old messages from POP server if Outlook had previously configured with "Leave messages on server" setting. This ...
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How to sync windows server folders with a AIX server using script?

Everyday I would like to sync the files and folders in the windows server with AIX server and vice versa. Does anyone suggest me, How I can write a shell or bat script to achieve this?
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Better folder structure for 1-6mil files?

I'm doing a bit of development work for a start up, and have been asked to work on the directory structure for all the content being served and the scalability of the host servers(load balancing, ...
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WordPress MU with multiple Servers; wordpress won't show media-files; Syncing things

yesterday I have seted up a wordpress "clutser". Two Front/Backend Servers for Nginx and PHP One Database Server on all there is installed memcached I have a internal network, so no authenticate ...
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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)?