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Dropbox is a program for syncing directories and files across your computers. When you add or remove something on one computer, the changes are updated to all your other computers. This way you always have the latest version of your files both a work and at home. Moreover, a web interface allows you to access […]

Everyone knows it is a good idea to backup your data. However, the good ol’ copy’n’paste routine is time consuming, inefficient, and prone to errors. By using rsync, you can achieve efficient synchronisation of files as only the change in data will be transferred. For example, you might want to synchronise your home directory, /home/username/, […]