rsync backup for Android

rsync backup for Android

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  • (51 stars)

    by Razvan Eduard on 17/06/2014

    With old rsync version;better cross compile rsync on Ubuntu and run it from a script

  • (51 stars)

    by K Smith on 16/06/2014

    This is the best one !! :)

  • (51 stars)

    by Scott Wood on 05/06/2014

    FYI, I was able to get this to work with sshdroid. You just need to specify --rsync-path=/data/data/eu.kowalczuk.rsync4android/files/rsync when issuing the remote rsync command (if you want less errors, I also recommend --no-p --no-g --no-t depending on what kind of filesystem your local is)

  • (51 stars)

    by Kevin Layer on 05/06/2014

    UPDATE for 4.4.3: source directory is always / no matter what I specify. ORIGINAL REVIEW: Allows easy backup of my sdcard. Please add the ability to backup/restore configuration to sdcard. Typing the config on a phone keyboard is really painful.

  • (51 stars)

    by Sarah Thomasson on 05/06/2014

    I keep getting: exited string too long.

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    by Karel Zdívka on 31/05/2014

    Anybody has an idea why rsync is about 50 % slower on CM11 than on older Android OS (4.1, 4.2) on the same hw?

  • (51 stars)

    by Harry Sufehmi on 27/05/2014

    Not only this enable me to rsync from Tasker, this app also provides rsync binary, which I can use from shell. Thank you !

  • (51 stars)

    by Mateusz Viste on 25/05/2014

    This is nothing more than a raw frontend on rsync. And yet, it is a must have. When many apps tries to provide some synchronization services using black magic and colorful interfaces, this one simply gets the job done. Fast, efficient and free. I don't ask for anything more. -- edit -- there are actually two things that would make rsync4android even more awesome: 1. making it possible to remove fi

  • (51 stars)

    by Maciej Sawicki on 21/05/2014

    a little tricky to get it going but once set up, it's truly on autopilot.. together with llama, it syncs my pictures and videos taken during the day so that I have a backup on the server..

  • (51 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 makes the security of your system worthless,.enabling anyone that can intercept your connection to access your system. Your only remaining defense is

  • (51 stars)

    by Paweł Kalinowski on 31/03/2014

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

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    by Jaganath Rangdhol on 30/03/2014

    jaganath

  • (51 stars)

    by Chester Moy on 24/03/2014

    This is pretty much the only sane backup solution.

  • (51 stars)

    by Shawn Hughes on 04/03/2014

    Great roll your own backup.

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    by Reiner Traubensaft on 01/02/2014

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