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I have two folders Both with same name. I would like an app that can compare the files in each and tell me the ones that have changed. I would also then like to be able to sync them so they both have the same folders and files in.

Does anyone know of a good program to do this?


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closed as not constructive by techie007, Indrek, EBGreen, 8088, Nifle Sep 5 '12 at 15:58

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Welcome to SuperUser! Product/buying recommendations are considered off-topic for SU as per the FAQ. –  techie007 Sep 5 '12 at 15:09
Oh! sorry. Can you close the question then? –  Will Sep 5 '12 at 15:11
Once it gets enough close votes (5) or a Mod comes along and closes it, it will be closed. :) –  techie007 Sep 5 '12 at 15:12
If you have Apple's Developer Tools. FileMerge should do what I want. It will be in /Developer/Applications/Utilities, identical files will be labeled in grey, files with differences will be in black. Files can be sycn that way. –  Will Sep 5 '12 at 15:21
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rsync was built expressly for this. Using -n will tell it to only tell what it would copy over since the files are out of sync.

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