Linux and "offline folders"

O. Sinclair o.sinclair at
Mon Jan 12 14:15:54 UTC 2009

Derek Broughton wrote:
> O. Sinclair wrote:
>> Ignazio Palmisano wrote:
>>> What about combining rsync and cron? Like checking if the remote folder
>>> can be reached every x minutes?
>> I have been considering something like that, am trying to get my head
>> around rsync and all its options
> Why reinvent the wheel? Unison works on Windows, _is_ rsync based, and 
> handles bidirectional changes.
Am busy testing that too at the moment but thanks for the pointer.
I get problems with subdirectories on both rsync and unison at this 
time, they sometimes refuse to create subdirs and all files in them on 
the target

More information about the kubuntu-users mailing list