Treat files that were modified locally and remote
matt at mattmccutchen.net
Mon Mar 2 02:49:26 GMT 2009
On Sat, 2009-02-28 at 13:31 +0100, Kurt wrote:
> Hi - is there a clever way to identify files that have been change on
> the local _and_ the remote location? Without such a check it may
> happen, that changes are lost without even noticing.
> One way to identify such files would be to do a dry-run upsync, then a
> dry-run downsync, find files that would have been sync'ed in both dry-
> runs, and then prompt the user for some action.
> Is anybody aware of a shell script doing this, or is there an other
> clever way to solve that issue?
If "conflicting" modifications are a concern, you should probably be
using a two-way synchronization tool such as Unison
( http://www.cis.upenn.edu/~bcpierce/unison/ ).
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