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Old 07-02-2003, 06:13 AM   #1
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Question How to keep 2 directory trees synchronised?

I need to keep 2 large directory structures (i.e. more than 200.000 files) residing on 2 different servers synchronised.

I'm interested in two scenarios: master/copy and dual master (i.e. changes can occur in both trees).

Anybody have some ideas about how to do this?

Old 07-02-2003, 11:48 AM   #2
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its been around since the beginning of time, only copies accross the differences, works piped through ssh with authorized_keys so everything is encrypted, it has a few dozen options to keep the perms, the ctimes, delete removed files on the opposite side. It would be really easy to build a simple script for it and then just run that on a cronjob.


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Sounds like the cure I was looking for.




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