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OK.  Thanks.  I'll look into that.  Do you have URLs for the HOWTOs or
other docs?

One possible kink is that the home computer is behind a hardware
firewall which lets no one in.  I suppose if I use NFS or AFS I'll
have to keep the files on another computer, one accessible to the
internet, and hence with less stringent security, no?


Terminator wrote:

> On Thu, 27 Sep 2001, Aaron King wrote:
> > On any given day, I work with several linux computers (a desktop at
> > home, one laptop, two or three at work, all connected by ethernet or
> > DSL).  It is a constant hassle making sure that the data on the several
> > computers is up-to-date.  There is mail, address book, appointment
> > calendar, source code, data pertaining to several ongoing projects,
> > etc.  I am wondering if anyone knows the best way to keep everything
> > synchronized.
> Why not try NFS or AFS? You only have to have one copy of the
> data, and needn't worry about synchronizing at all.

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