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Old 10-31-2008, 02:14 PM   #1
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folder sync between Windows and Linux

At home I use 2 computers, desktop where Win XP resides and, notebook where Ubuntu Intrepid resides. The PCs are in LAN.
Now I would like to sync a folder so that newer content is available on both PCs.

How do I do that?
Old 10-31-2008, 02:15 PM   #2
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look at rsync
Old 11-04-2008, 12:13 PM   #3
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how would I set up such a thing?
Looked at man rsync on Kubuntu but have no idea what to do on Windows


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