File-„Backup” from Windows to Windows/Linux?

Dear lazyweb. I am looking for a free/open source solution to „backup” or „synchronise” files from my Laptop to several locations. One target would be a USB hard disk, another a Linux server, connected via sftp/scp. I tried Unison, which looked promising, and worked in my first tests, until I hit this, still unresolved, bug:

> The problem is simple - if you specify a path of format:
> path = a/b/c
> Then folders a and b must exist on both source and target prior to unison running - if this isn’t true, then unison fails with the error:
> „path a/b is not valid because a/b is not a directory in one of the replicas”
So, dear lazyweb. Do you have any suggestions regarding a file „backup” solution, which basically allows me to keep several copies of my local home directory on several, distributed drives. If I can get away without a database to manage this and without installing GTK and Cygwin, it would be nice. Oh, and I do not wnat to use Mozy, Amazon S3, … right now. I just want to sync with my Linux box.

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[Sonntag, 20090104, 15:31 | permanent link | 1 Kommentar(e)

No clue, I use rsync, but on OSX only.... but keep me posted!

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