Mirroring is a type of file synchronization where one of the synchronization location (the destination) is modified to match the other (the source).

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What are mirror sites used for? [closed]

I've heard the term mirror site being used for downloading packages, but I'm not exactly sure of its importance. Isn't a mirror site just a copy of another website?
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My existing external RAID 1 will not show on my new motherboard

I had two identical (external) WD 1Tb HDD that I set up in RAID 1 NOT through BIOS. I forgot how I did it (just followed some instructions online how to do it through Disk Management). But the RAID ...
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2TB NTFS storage HDD, backup/mirror/sync to external HDD, software options/solutions needed

I have a 2TB internal HDD, with a single NTFS(Windows 7) partition used for storage purposes. I want to backup/mirror/sync it to an external 2TB HDD. From what I know that mirroring can be done ...
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How can I download an entire (active) SMF2 forum? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I download an entire website? I would like to download a full copy of a Simple Machines 2 Forum. I want to make a locally browsable copy of the entire forum. The ...
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apt-mirror for Ubuntu 9.10 Karmic Koala

I want to backup a full mirror of old-releases Ubuntu because I need Karmic packages for my software. I'm also afraid that old-releases.ubuntu will be deleted. Is there any possibility to get a full ...
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Extracting Data from Mirrored RAID Volume

I have a Dell PowerEdge 1750 thats dead now. Inside was raid 1 (mirror) volume of two SCSI hard drives. I need some data from those drives. If I attach one of them to another SCSI controller will I ...
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What triggers a RAID 1 mirror rebuild on a Lacie 2 Big USB3?

I have a RAID 1 mirror on a Lacie 2 Big USB3. When I break the mirror by pulling out one drive, keep making changes on the remaining drive and finally put the first one back in, the drives stay ...
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how to copy a linux mint apt mirror

I have a linux mint install that will be placed on a private network without internet access. Is it possible to download an Apt mirror for Mint and place in on a server in the private network so that ...
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How do I break a failed software RAID1(mirror) in Windows 7 without wiping data on the mirror HDD?

In Windows 7 I have created a software RAID1 array that has failed(failed redundancy) due to some weak sectors on one of the HDDs. I want to be able to reactivate the mirror HDD as a separate ...
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Full Screen Games Don't Get Mirrored to Secondary Display (HDTV)

before posting this question I just want you to know that I did a lot of googling and came up empty. Info: I'm on OS: Windows 7, GPU: ADM Radeon 5850 (using AMD Control Center, latest drivers ...
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Why does wget not get all the pages when mirroring this site

I want to mirror the following web site completely: http://tinaztitiz.com I use the following wget command: wget -m http://tinaztitiz.com The web site is a custom CMS and contains lots of pages ...
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Setting up two external USB hard drive as RAID 1

Is this possible in Windows 7? I know I can periodically sync my files using software like SyncBack but I'm looking for mirroring on the fly. Is there a similar method like RAID 1 that can achieve ...
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Can I mirror / duplicate mouse events on both halves of my screen?

If I have two identical applications side-by-side on my desktop, is there software that exists that will mimic what I do on the left half on the right? Basically, if my screen is 1000x1000 and a click ...
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Folder Mirroring onto NAS

I have a Win7 setup where I need to mirror, a local folder onto a NAS. I've tried Microsoft SyncToy but that is entirely too slow and produces inaccurate results. A requirement is that open files must ...
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how to make automatic git mirror for hg repo

I've Vim plugin project on GoogleCode using Mercurial, but users wants to have it on github to ease use it as git subrepo (to keep their ~/.vim/ on github with all plugins inside). Personally I ...
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How can I resume a httrack mirroring session stopped by limit?

I was mirroring a site using HHTrack, and it ran for some time and stopped with log containing the following: <snip> Too many URLs, giving up..(>100000) To avoid that: use #L option for more ...
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How to mirror a hard disk and restore it later without OS installed?

My windoes 7 has been installed on a 128gb SSD drive C:. Unfortunately I screwed some programs that now I require to reinstall windows again. But before formatting my OS drive I want to make a mirror ...
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What is the fastest way to mirror a directory tree on a DVD to a local hard disk in Windows 7

Recently I had DVD with a folder that contained over 83,000 files and folders. When I went to mirror this folder onto a local harddrive with ROBOCOPY I quickly discovered that more than an hour had ...
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Mirroring on windows 7: missing menu option

I'm trying to create a raid 1 configuration (mirroring) on windows 7 with 2 identical HDD. However, it seems that the option, is not present on my system and I can't understand why. Is it because I'm ...
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External usb harddrive appears in disk managment but can't assign drive letter

I have a small nas from iomega. Two drives 500 gb each. This one. The two harddrives in the enclosure were configured in a mirror with the iomega software that came with product. It worked for a ...
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How to tell httrack not to append index.html to links

When mirroring a site with a link like www.example.com/some/where/ httracks changes it to www.example.com/some/where/index.html in the local copy. Is there an option for avoiding the appended ...
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Mirror a Microsoft Access 2007 file as a SQL database?

We have a Microsoft Access 2007 database that we would like to mirror as SQL database (typically MSSQL or MySQL, but we are flexible here). The mirrored database is only used for read-only purposes. ...
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cygwin mirrors/ repositories - tee and svn

I have run Cygwin setup using a handful of different repositories, but certain programs appear to be missing from from the ones I have tried so far. I am specifically looking for tee and svn. Which ...
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I get this error from lftp mirror: Fatal error: 500 Data has changed elsewhere, cannot resume

And I don't know how to make it recover. Not even sure what it means. I don't want it to resume, I want it to overwrite the file from scratch. Any ideas?
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File-based encrypt-and-sync solution for Windows

There exists many syncing and backup solutions out there, but I have yet to find a setup that will cover ALL the following behavior: I want the ability to designate local folder B as the "encrypted ...
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How to mirror folders to a different hard drive?

What I have: RAID 0 partition with 3 disks (A) a 500 gb disk (B) What I want to do: Mirror folders from A to B I want the backup folders to be fully accessible, so a backup program that ...
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How to verify mirror configuration on Red Hat Linux?

I have an IBM blade server and we've installed RedHat Linux on the machine. How can we check if we have both disks running as a mirror, or if everything is only running on a single disk? What linux ...
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Symlink all files but copy certain extensions

I'm wondering how I'd be able to symlink all the files in a dir structure and then also copy files of a certain extension in that dir. I'm basically symlinking all files within /foo/a,b,c to ...
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Have 3 Monitors Display the same thing? (WinXP)

I have a setup in which there is a Computer running windows XP, with 3 monitors plugged into it, with a "Matrox Millennium P750" Graphics card. What I want is to enable mirroring of ALL THREE ...
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Can wget convert links within a local html document? [duplicate]

I know that wget can fetch a remote page and its dependencies and rewrite the html so that image src attributes reference the newly downloaded images. I am trying to convert local html files that ...
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How to transfer my system to a new laptop harddrive?

So I bought a brand new 500GB SSD Hybrid drive for my laptop. I would like to start using it. How do I go about mirroring my current 200GB hardisk on to there in such a way that I can just swap out ...
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Win 7 box fried during raid resync - how screwed am I?

Here's the situation - on my windows 7 box, I had two harddrives in a mirrored volume (through windows, so software, not hardware raid.) Eventually, I noticed the mirrored volume had lost its second ...
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Adding a .deb file to my local mirror (Ubuntu)

I have a local Ubuntu repo mirror and a debian package. Since the package is restricted to use in my local setup, I just want to add it to my mirror rather than as a PPA on launchpad. Therefore, I ...
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Windows 7 hard drive mirroring with truecrypt system drive

I am setting up a new Windows 7 x64 workstation with 2 identical hard drives. The system drive is fully encrypted with truecrypt, and I would like to also encrypt the second drive. What is my best ...
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mirror monitors with split screen?

I want to mirror half of my laptop's screen to the VGA output going to a projector, so I can see and control the other half, but the audience can't. The point is to create presentation notes (I'm not ...
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wget mirror not getting everything

I'm running wget -mk --no-check-certificate https://singpolyma.net/ And it seems to be pulling down all the pages and resources and blog posts, but it's missing a large number of the ...
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Reliability of internal vs external (2.5,3.5) hard disk [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Internal or external drive for backup? I need to choose whether my 1TB data disk should be external or internal. I have three choices for the data disk: 1TB ...
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Periodic “mirroring” of boot disk in Windows 7

Is it possible to take a full copy of the system (C:) drive in Windows 7 to another disk, whilst running the OS. The intention is, to keep 2 drives in the system (a main drive and a backup drive) and ...
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How to mirror a WevDAV folder locally

How can I mirror a WebDAV folder to my local harddrive on Windows (XP)? A free tool would be preferred.
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create one-way directory mirror on ubuntu 10.10

I use a laptop with a harddrive smaller than my external at home. I want to be able to mirror the contents of the full install i.e. the OS (and the whole "/" partition) as a full mirror, meaning that ...
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Best way to keep 2 external USB harddrives in synch

Any suggestions of software to keep 2 external USB drives in synch? I have two 2TB USB drives connected to a computer. One drive is storing around 1TB of data so far and I would like the second ...
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How to install archlinux 64 bits with openbox, broadcom-wl and zydas1211b without internet?

My only access is a hotspot, I could use it to download after activation ... As I install it to my netbook, I will use an usb key so I maybe be able to add some stuff needed to it ...
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How to run a Bittorrent mirror for various torrents e.g. from XML feeds?

I have a virtual server which acts mainly as mail server. I wonder whether I could set up a mirror for certain files like Linux ISO images, conference talk recordings and other stuff. How could I ...
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Backup/mirroring software with file name obfuscation

I'm looking for a mirroring/backup program that will obfuscate the file name of the files being mirrored. For example, say I have a file with something incriminating in the file name. I'd like the ...
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wget recursively with -np option still ascends to parent directory

tl;dr: will `wget --no-parrent -r ' download from a directory above the given url's directory? when using wget to download, say images, recursively from example.com/a/b with the -r and -np options, ...
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Escaping query strings with wget --mirror

I'm using wget --mirror --html-extension --convert-links to mirror a site, but I end up with lots of filenames in the format post.php?id=#.html. When I try to view these in a browser it fails, because ...
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Problem mirroring two monitors with different resolution

I am trying to put two monitors in mirror mode (Windows 7 Professional) with Ultramon 3.1.0. The two monitors: Main monitor: 24" Asus. 1680x1050 resolution (16/10). Secondary monitor: 19" LG. ...
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How do I access my mirror hard drive in Windows Vista?

I have Windows Vista and I need to access my mirror hard drive. Could someone please tell me on how to do that? I need to delete some data from my mirror hard drive.
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Sync file system changes in a folder to server on LAN (via SSH or NFS) automatically

I'm looking for a solution that'll automatically sync file system changes in "/folder1" to "/folder2". Any change should be synced (deleted files, new folders etc.) without any confirmation. ...
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Manual disk 'mirroring'

I have a situation that I have to manually sync one disk to the other and keep the copy as fresh as possible. Any (possibly free) software for it? OS: Windows XP x86