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matt_klein
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Registered: ‎01-13-2011
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Using rsync? [FW 2.2.91]

Hi everyone,

 

I have a 4TB ShareSpace with Firmware 2.2.91.

 

While browsing through the system, I noticed that RSYNC is installed in /usr/bin

owner: root, group: jewab

 

My question is: can I use this to keep a few of my shares in sync with a remote rsync machine?

I have rented some online-storage similar to dropbox and the provider supports rsync.

 

So what I intend to do is: create a few folders on that online storage and "map" each with a share on my sharespace. I then want to keep a deamon running that keeps my shares in sync with that online drive.

 

So if I alter a word file on my sharespace, it should be updated in the online storage, too.

And if I add a file to my online storage, it should magically appear on my sharespace.

 

Can that be done?

How?

 

Thanks!

 

Matt

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Alucardx23
Posts: 4,266
Registered: ‎01-14-2012
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Re: Using rsync? [FW 2.2.91]

Have not tried something like that, try it and let us know if it works. :smileyhappy:

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