data synchronizers

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(on Wikipedia)

Smart synchronization / excellent mirroring program

Though legendarily-difficult to comprehend, it does work well.

If you are a beginner, AVOID THIS PROGRAM! .. you will hate your life.

  • NOTE - I have included some very old notes.

  • Remote synchronization

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TODO - add my notes, and scripts

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(on Wikipedia)

A program for identifying (and optionally deleting) duplicate files residing within specified directories.

An essential part of my toolkit, giving me detailed information on the tangled mess that are my archives.

See also:

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(on Wikipedia) [ 1 ] was

An FTP-like program which can also Mirror.

I use this to synchronize files over SFTP (SSH).

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A straightforward mirroring tool, with scheduling, exclusion and other useful features.

Instead of fucking around with some sort of special utility, Karen's Replicator just does the job. I believe this was my first introduction to her software.

As the author is deceased, Joe Winett has taken over its updates.

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