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I would like to sync my files between computers.

With gmail one has potentially 8G, and sometimes one can have several gmail accounts. I wonder if somehow several gmail accounts storage space could be used to sync for instance 30G between computers.

Preferably for free and for linux/mac

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A Dropbox "Pro 50" account can store 50 GB. Currently $9.99/month. –  RedGrittyBrick Jun 8 '11 at 14:35
    
Is this strictly email? I assume not given the size. If so I have some tools in mind, if not a combo of rsync and gmailfs (mentioned below) would be my choice. –  ajstein Jun 8 '11 at 18:23

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You can do this with Windows Live Mesh (if you are using Windows)

http://explore.live.com/windows-live-mesh?os=other

"With Windows Live Mesh, you can sync up to 200 folders, each up to 50 GB in size and containing up to 100,000 files. "

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I have not tried any myself but there are people that use gmail as a filesystem.

Here is one implementation gmailfs/

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