[CentOS] using rsync to sync desktop /home/user of to laptop /home/user

Wed Jun 17 09:15:29 UTC 2015
Antonio S. Martins Jr. <asmartins at uem.br>

----- "g" <geleem at bellsouth.net> escreveu:

> De: "g" <geleem at bellsouth.net>
> Para: centos at centos.org
> Enviadas: Terça-feira, 16 de Junho de 2015 18:17:36 (GMT-0300) Auto-Detected
> Assunto: Re: [CentOS] using rsync to sync desktop /home/user of to laptop /home/user
> thank you for replying Johanthan.
> On 06/16/2015 02:52 PM, Jonathan Billings wrote:
> > On Tue, Jun 16, 2015 at 02:44:43PM -0500, g wrote:
> >> what directories and files should not be copied so that configs
> for
> >> desktop/laptop do not corrupt configs for laptop/desktop screen?
> >
> > Maybe you need to be clearer.  The screen's configuration is not
> > really configured in your home directory, but by X (although these
> > days it's all autoprobed).
> >
> > Are you talking about what icons appear?  The configuration for
> KDE?
> .
> also, thank you for kicking my chemo brain in the butt. ;-)
> yes, i forgot about X being the wise and wondrous now.
> iirc, there used to be a file under /etc/X11 that had specs for
> keyboard, mouse, graphics card, monitor, language, etc, that one
> could make custom changes to if needed. several years back that
> got changed with auto probe. yes/no?
> therefore, my only real concern would be for progs like firefox,
> thunderbird and what else that is not standard with distrib, and
> have special files in /lib, /lib64, etc. y/n?
> as for icons and KDE configs, icons should be same as they are
> under /usr/share and i do want to have same/similar desktop window
> settings.
> long story to short, just try it. y/n?


   First try to hold in the same OS version on both, this will easy things :D

   IMHO, filter the dirs for firefox, thunderbird, etc... and try to sync only 
your docs and desktop info!

   You can try syncing all and see what happens :D



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