data synchronizers

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Karenware large icon

http://www.karenware.com/ (defunct)

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.



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rsync logo

(on Wikipedia)
https://rsync.samba.org/

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

(on Wikipedia)
http://netdial.caribe.net/~adrian2/fdupes.html
https://github.com/adrianlopezroche/fdupes

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.

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