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How can I limit the disk I/O priority for a process in Windows XP?

I have a setup where a Windows XP machine gets backed up to a server on the LAN, using rsync. Because of operational requirements, the backup needs to happen while the machine is in use. While this is ...
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rsync or rsync-like tool, without cygwin on windows xp machines

Is there a tool with rsync functionality, or maybe rsync itself, without cygwin? that means, without the cygwin dll even. cygwin seems to have a horrible TCP latency problem, and is bugging down ...
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How can I rsync password protected shared folder over windows smb?

I'm using computers with Windows xp operating system. What had been done: created a shared folder C:\123 on host 192.168.0.2 and made it shared created user with name User and password 123 granted ...
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Rsync producing folders with wrong permissions

I'm rsyncing content from my Windows XP box to an OS X Lion box, and some of the folders have the wrong permission. > rsync -rtvz --del "/cygdrive/c/rsync_20101220/" ...
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Rsync on Windows XP works fine on-demand, but hangs when run as a scheduled task

I want to use Rsync to back up a web site to a Windows XP system that gets backed up to tape every night. I've looked at cwRsync and Grsync, and they both work fine, as long as I'm running them while ...
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Atomic transaction rsync on Windows client using cwrsync

Is there a way to do an atomic transaction rsync using cwrsync on Windows? Meaning: I want the sync to fully complete or 'roll back' in the way that it's not being finalized, for example when a ...
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Minimal rsync installation without need for cygwin

Is there a way to install rsync on Windows XP without having to use cygwin? I don't want to install cygwin because it takes lot of space. Moreover, I need to make it communicate with a rsync ...