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Old 07-28-2013, 09:22 AM   #1
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Lightbulb Best way to keep 'user home' in-sync between two laptops running ubuntu 12.04

/home/$USER needs to stay in-sync on both my laptops. NFS is one option combined with cachefilesd but if anyone achieving this using a different(optimal) setup can share thoughts.
Old 07-28-2013, 12:03 PM   #2
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im not using this, but a fast google search came up with:

its basically what i had in mind for solving your issue.

my google search was:


homedir, sync, ubuntu 12.04

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