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Re: Searching for a tool to sync iBook2 with workstation

On Sun, 2002-10-06 at 23:13, Jan-Hendrik Palic wrote:
> Hi .. 
> On Sun, Oct 06, 2002 at 11:28:35PM +0200, Ivo Marino wrote:
> >I'm searching for a command line tool to sync my Debian iBook2 laptop
> >with my Debian workstation using an Ethernet connection.
> >
> >I would be able to sync with this tool my entire personal home directory,
> >with syncing possibilities from both sides: laptop and workstation.
> >
> >As far as I use on both systems Debian stable I've found via apt-cache
> >a perl script package called drsync, it's based on the rsync tool and
> >should be able to handle the syncing job quite well.
> I do not have any experiance with the perlscript, but what about the
> rsync itself?

rsync isn't too good if you made modifications on both sides. unison is
what you want, there's even a (crappy) gtk+ interface to it.


/Bastien Nocera

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