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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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How can I test apt-get updates on a test box before deploying to production?

I would like to schedule updates on my ubuntu servers, but would like to test the updates first on a test server. I'd like to run all updates on the test box at the beginning of a development cycle, ...
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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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TracError: Repository not found

I'm getting that error when trying to execute trac-admin /path/to/trac repository resync /path/to/svnroot/repo1 Both paths exist. I'm trying to use Trac 0.12 with several svn repositories. I could ...
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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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syncronise two local SVN checkouts

Quick overview of the problem. I have a website that is in SVN and checked out on 2 different servers for load balancing. It's a drupal site and everything besides the assets and files directory is ...
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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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How do I backup files stored in Rackspace Cloud Files container to an Amazon s3 bucket

I'm currently storing PDF reports in a Rackspace cloud files container. These files are generated from a web application. I'm keen to find a way to sync these files to an Amazon s3 container as a form ...
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Real time Sync between two folders on different servers

What is the best way to sync two folders completely in real time over two servers (Ubuntu) in same network? Do you think syncing folders is a better idea than having a shared folder? If a shared ...
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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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File-sync server software

We are currently using Dropbox in the company and running out of space lately. I'm wondering if there any similar software that we could use on our own server? I've looked at pogoplug, but I'd like ...
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NFS server and delay in using tail -f?

We have two Solaris servers, let's call them Alice and Bob. We also have a Solaris NFS server used by both of them, call it Charlie. Alice writes to a text logfile on the NFS server, which is then ...
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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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Unix timestamp deviation

I have two Ubuntu servers which synchronize their timestamp to europe.pool.ntp.org every night. Just before they sync, I can see a difference of 4 seconds between the two servers. One of the servers ...
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New contacts or calendar events created on iPad not syncing wirelessly to Outlook/Exchange 2010

This was working before but broke recently, and it may be due to some Windows Server 2008 R2/Exchange 2010 updates. Creating NEW calendar/contact items on company iPads will not result with them ...
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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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MacOS X 10.6 Portable Home Directory sync fails due to FileSync agent crashing

On one of our cleanly installed MacPro machines running MacOS X 10.6.6 connected to our MacOS X 10.6.6 Server, syncing data using Portable Home Directories fails. It seems to be due to the filesync ...
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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 ...
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Disabling Synchronisation Manager on Samba domain

On a Windows domain controlled by Samba, some of the Windows XP clients have begun to synchronise something automatically on logout. After any user has logged off, some program attempts to synchronize ...
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Determine which active directory object is referred to by GUID in a Directory Synchronization Error Report

We have active directory syncronization setup between our on-premises AD server and Microsoft hosted Exchange (business productivity online services). I've started getting a daily error report, which ...
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Synchronize virtual machines through the internet

I have a windows host machine serving a Debian guest on VMWare. I have set up my working enviroment in the VM and I am including some shared folders to the VM. Is it possible to set up exactly the ...
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What program to use for incremental backup of large single file

I'm looking for a program to make incremental backups of one large file (3GB) on windows systems over internet. Any idea? Thanks!
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Is it really necessary to call /bin/sync twice before an unmanaged power-off?

My company sells an "embedded device" which is implemented as a headless Linux box with ext4 on an internal SSD. Some of our users have a habit of doing a "save current settings" on this box, and ...
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LDAP sync with Outlook

I have a task to research the possibilities of LDAP as a centralized Address Book. I have setup a openLDAP on Debian 5.07. I managed to search the LDAP contacts from MS Outlook 2007 (with some ...
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How to interrupt software raid resync?

I want to interrupt a running resync operation on a debian squeeze software raid. (This is the regular scheduled compare resync. The raid array is still clean in such a case. Do not confuse this with ...
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Keeping folder of files in sync over 3 machines

Morning, Got 3 machines that have user content on them, which I need to keep in sync. This is a 3 way sync. Currently I run rsync but we just don't handle deletes. Have looked at something like ...
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Mirrored Development Environment

I'd like to setup a mirrored development environment between my work computer and my computer at home somehow. We have SVN setup, so mirroring files isn't a big deal. I'm thinking more like virtual ...
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Database redundancy, more than just daily

We're an online store and backups are made daily. The problem is that if our database is lose, we lose all database changes/orders that were made on our site that day. We're tossing around the idea ...
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How can I keep the system date on my VM in synch with the real world?

I'm running Ubuntu Karmic on a VM with VirtualBox 3.2.8 (I need to update...) and I've just noticed that the system time on my VM is out of sync with the real world. It seems that the time will synch ...
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Reserve Web Server - How to synchronize them almost in real time [closed]

Maybe my question is a little bit stupid, but idea is to have a reserve web server, which will be activated WHEN main web server becomes inactive (DDos, or any other incident). Please name common ...
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Replicating/Synchronizng multiple tables across different Databases on the same instance

I have few tables that needed to be replicated/synchronized across several databases in our SQL Server 2008 cluster. I know it's possible to replicate between multiple instances, but I'm looking for ...
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Publish/Synchronize 5GB Pictures Folder to Company Laptops

My users keep asking for the ability to have a local copy of our equipment pictures on their laptops. There is currently 5.2GB of data in that folder and it will continue to grow slowly over time. ...
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Which method is better for use rsync with? SSH or rsync server?

I'm new with rsync. I'm planing to use it to sync files bettween 3 servers. 2 of them are on Centos and one on Windows. The question is what is the best way to use rsync? With SSH or with rsync ...