rsync backup for Android

rsync backup for Android

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THIS APPLICATION ONLY RUNS BINARIES (COMPILED FROM UNMODIFIED SOURCES) WHICH ARE DOWNLOADED (IT DOESN'T PROVIDE IT WHEN YOU INSTALL THIS APP), SO IT DOESN'T VIOLATE GPL LICENSE.

Sources for downloaded binaries are available here:
http://matt.ucc.asn.au/dropbear/dropbear.html
http://rsync.samba.org/

The application is for advanced Linux/Unix users who want to copy data to/from a remote server using rsync (don't install it if you know nothing about rsync and SSH). It supports Remote Notifier notifications and provides Locale/Tasker plug-in, which helps in automating backups.

This application is BETA! In case of problems, please contact me via email instead of giving it low rating. I'll do my best to support your device too. Feature request are also welcomed.

Tags: rsync, rsync backup, rsync4, using rsync as a backup solutions, backup, rsync ssh, rsync backup automatic, install rsync, rsyncbackup, rysnch.

Recently changed in this version

- removed ads
- added German translation by Swen Simon
- (in 1.6.1) fixed forced close on install


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Comments and ratings for rsync backup for Android
  • (72 stars)

    by Bernhard Tittelbach on 08/04/2014

    Works almost exactly like we Unix users want it. Rsync via ssh, no frills, no unnecessary stuff, no background services. Perfect. -1 star though for missing server ssh fingerprint verification, since this allows man in the middle attack and basically make

  • (72 stars)

    by Paweł Kalinowski on 31/03/2014

    /data/data/eu.kowalczuk.rsync4android/files/ssh: exited: string too long

  • (72 stars)

    by Jaganath Rangdhol on 30/03/2014

    jaganath

  • (72 stars)

    by Chester Moy on 24/03/2014

    This is pretty much the only sane backup solution.

  • (72 stars)

    by Shawn Hughes on 04/03/2014

    Great roll your own backup.

  • (72 stars)

    by Reiner Traubensaft on 01/02/2014

    Together with an own ssh/rsync server, this is the perfect backup solution for android.

  • (72 stars)

    by Chris Usher on 27/01/2014

    At first I was sceptical, but after a little work configuring my NAS box, creating the key pair and reading up the options for rsync, this app did a great job of syncing all photos from my device to the NAS. One thing that could be improved: browse butto