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Subject: Re: synchronize your music folder

Re: synchronize your music folder

From: Ed McConnell <ed_mcconnell_at_yahoo.com>
Date: 26 Feb 2003 22:14:14 +0000

on linux i mount the archos as vfat and use the rsync command line tool
( http://www.rsync.org ) between ~/mp3 and /mnt/archos.
it's very simple to use and it's got plenty of options to give you what
you want e.g. you can include/exclude files by regular expression ( i
exclude all my .ogg files for example, include all .mp3 and .m3u files),
specify whether files should be absent from the PC should be deleted
from the archos etc.

works for me, and it's much faster than a full copy because just the
delta is transferred.

cheers,
ed.

On Mon, 2003-02-24 at 03:40, Matias Orchard wrote:
> Hi there,
>
> how are you guys synchronizing your 'music' folder with the jukebox?? I've
> been trying to use XP to do it, but I just cannot make it to work. I've been
> kind of lazy with Linux these last weeks, so I haven't tried that yet
> either.
>
> any particular software that you might recommend? I'm looking for the
> simplest one... it'd be fantastic if it was something just integrated with
> Windows shell.
>
> any recommendation would be appreciated.
>
>
> thanks,
>
> Matias Orchard
> m_at_dot2day.com
> ICQ: 460589
> Y!: matias_orchard
>
-- 
Ed McConnell
Grabel's Law :
2 is not equal to 3 - not even for very large values of 2.
Received on 2003-02-26

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