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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)?
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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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Bidirectional real-time sync of large file tree between two distant linux servers

By large file tree I mean about 200k files, and growing all the time. A relatively small number of files are being changed in any given hour though. By bidirectional I mean that changes may occur on ...
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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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Thunderbird contacts sync

i work in a small office company and using thunderbird on all workstations, i've been searching for a solution of an address book that can be synced around the office and on an web-based application ...
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Why are CentOS RAID-1/mirror partitions syncing multiple times?

I'm setting up a CentOS 5.6 server, using Kickstart. I have four disk drives, sda-sdd. These are the relevant Kickstart lines: clearpart --linux --drives=sda,sdb,sdc,sdd --initlabel part raid.11 ...
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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 does one make sure or even guarantee server time are sync correctly between dozens of servers across multiple datacenter on different location?

Currently our web applications contain a logic to check if the data sent to the web server is expired or not by comparing the timestamp of the data with the date/time of the server. Everything goes ...
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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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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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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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Compare & Copy missing files from identical directory on Remote Server

I have a development server on which I want to keep certain data directories in sync with the live server. Any files in these directories which exist on the live server, but not on the dev server, I ...
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sync local OSX with remote linux server using ftp via shell script

I would like to sync a local folder on my Mac to a remote ftp server. I only want to upload files changed since last sync. I would also like to download new and modified files from the server. Is ...
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synchronize files between remote sftp location and local

I am facing a quite familiar problem but have no clear idea on how to handle it. I'm a backend developer and i write my applications using Zend Studio. My employer requires me to work on a remote ...
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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 ...