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unison as non-root user

I want to use unison to sync the /home directories between two EL6 boxes. Most writeups assume that unison is run as root, and can ssh between the two boxes as root. However, we have disabled root ...
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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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Bash Script that connects to VPN server via openvpn, runs a program, and then disconnects from openvpn server

The operating system I am using is Ubuntu Server 10. I've been trying to cobble together a way to connect to a vpn server via openvpn using command line, run a unison profile, and then disconnect from ...
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How do I setup unison to sync a folder one way

I have a 1tb NAS that has a 1tb usb external hard attached I have prepared the file system on the usb disk and mounted it I want to 100% sync my data from my nas to the usb disk - but I want it to ...
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Boot and/or synchronise linux image from network

I'm looking for a solution (or at least for some guide/pathway/manual) to boot AND SYNCHRONISE Linux images from network. I already understand how network boot (PXE, DHCP, TFTP) works. In my ...
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Run unison in background on startup?

I'm running Debian 6 64bit. What I'm trying to do is run Unison on startup to constantly monitor files on the LAMP server I have running on my VM and sync that with the VM Shared folder. while true ...
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lsync, unison or some other inotify auto-syncing tool..?

I have an app farm which generates thumbnails and makes them available to a web server farm using nfs. However the performance is so poor so I am going to make a local copy of the files on each web ...