[ubuntu-uk] Dropbox type solutions....
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Mon Jun 20 11:57:24 UTC 2011
Dave Hanson wrote:
> To summarise what I'm after:
> - The storage must be accessible from any browser as many networks block
> ftp ports etc or only have 80& 443 open.
> - Have individual profile spaces (So, Storage limits can be applied to a
> particular user, other users cannot access files that are not their own,
> that sort of thing)
> - Not have speed restrictions, the transfers must be as quick as the
> network allows.
My first, entirely uncloudy, thought is to have sshd listen on port 80,
a web server on 443 and write a client (a short bash or perl script)
that rsyncs stuff over ssh.
I might be highlighting my unfamiliarity with dropbox, however.
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