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web interface for server-to-server file transfer

I'm looking for a way to transfer files between two servers. I currently ssh into one server and use rsync inside a screen session to initiate a transfer from the other host. This works, but I'm ...
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Rsync Remote To Local Issue

I was wondering if I could get some help with this rsync command. I am trying to copy files from a remote system by running rsync on the local system. Here is my command: /usr/bin/rsync -avz ...
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Problems copying to VFAT formatted SD-card

I was going to copy my (mp3-encoded) music files (organized in one directory) to a (vfat-formatted) (micro-)sd-card to use it in my digital audio player (DAP) (on Linux). I used to use the same ...
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rsync - resume broken transfer (idea of rsync)

I have remote stations that collect data from sensors (ARM Debian) and transfers sets of data (about 1.1 MB) every 15 minutes (server is full Debian). On one station GSM reception is poor and standard ...
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Transfering about 300gb in files from one server to another

I have about 200,000 files that I am transferring to a new server today. I haven't done anything on such a large scale before, and wanted to get some advice on how I should go about this. I am ...
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How can I resume a large scp file transfer when using port forwarding?

I have a machine a couple of hops away, and I need to set up port forwarding in order to transfer files. Edit: To be clear, the multiple hops are needed in order to access the remote machine. From ...
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Tackling bandwidth optimization (possibly) through R-Sync

I am currently looking for solutions that can optimize network bandwidth usage. Scenario: Server has a file. Client downloads it through a REST API. Client makes some changes and uploads the changed ...
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How to rsync with a private key?

I'm trying to rsync from my MacOS machine to an Ubuntu server that's running on Windows Azure. To ssh to it, I have to do the following: $ ssh -i myPrivateKey.key -p 22 me@me.cloudapp.net I ...
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Where did my rsync'd file go?

I just copied a very large file (> 10 gb) from one EC2 server to another using rsync: rsync -asv -P xtrabackup_2012_07_08_21h20m.tar.gz staging:/mnt/backups This took a couple of hours. Then, after ...
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How to use RSYNC to get unchanged files hard-linked and appended files copied locally + appended?

I'm trying to figure out a way to use rsync (one or more times) and possibly other commands (such as cp -lr) to accomplish the following: Synchronize remote folder A to local folder B I already have ...
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move root with rsync -aHA but sudo not work. How to fix?

I ran rsync -aHA --delete --devices -S -xv /media/tmp/oldroot/ /media/newroot/. After I reboot, I can login. But I cannot use sudo and passwd. How to fix this? $ sudo ls sudo: must be setuid root ...
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Rsync only changed files

Is it possible to have rsync transfer all files in a directory that have changed or have been created? I don't need something as sophisticated as a CRC diff check; files with different timestamps ...
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Why every OS still can't resume file transferring?

I mean, Windows 7, Ubuntu 9.10 and Snow Leopard... All newest and top of line desktop operating system still use regular copy to transfer files, as it seems to me from experience. Instead of using ...