Indeed, rsync looks very well for what I intend. A little background: I am currently seeing how I can move over at least part of my infrastructure from Win2K to Linux. The file replication part (DFS) looked hard to me - now this disappeared.
I was used to UNIX around 10 years ago and then did other things (NetWare, Windows) during the past years, simply by market demand). I took a fresh look at Linux this summer and have seen how muuuuuch it has grown
. Believe me, I know quite well how Windows works ... I think Linux actually now is a challenge. Of course, you guys in this forum know that. But maybe it is good to get that kind of feedback from a "outsider" who is moving towards Linux - just for practical reasons (I don't like religious talks about operating systems...
). And while I am going off-topic, congrats to your forum and community. This helps me - now being back to a newbee again - pretty much in get going. I promise to contribute back to the comunity - already begun coding