GNU FTPsync is a shell tool for syncronizing a local file or directory
with a file or directory on an ftp-server. The idea is similar to
rsync but uses the ftp-protocol.
Downloading GNU FTPsync
can be found on the main GNU ftp server:
(via HTTP) and
(via FTP). It can also be found
on the GNU mirrors;
a mirror if possible.
Community maintained packages:
is available online, as
is documentation for most GNU software. You may
also find more information about
or by looking at
or similar directories on your system. A brief summary is available by
running ftpsync --help.
has two mailing lists:
The main discussion list is
<email@example.com>, and is
used to discuss uses and development of GNU FTPsync. Subscribe
The discussion list
is used to discuss
enhancement requests, as well as bug reports. Your bug report should always include:
- The output of ftpsync --version. If you are not running the
latest released version you should specify why you believe the problem
is not fixed in that version.
- A complete example that others can run that shows the problem.
and most other GNU software are made on
Subscribe at http://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/info-gnu.
and GNU in general, is a volunteer effort, and you can contribute. For
information, please read How to help GNU. If you'd
like to get involved, it's a good idea to join the discussion mailing
list (see above).
- Test releases
- Trying the latest test release (when available) is always
appreciated. Test releases of
can be found at
(via HTTP) and
- For development sources, bug and patch trackers, and other
information, please see the
- GNU FTPsync
is currently being maintained by
Ole Tange (http://ole.tange.dk).
Please use the mailing lists for contact.
is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the
terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free
Software Foundation; either version 3 of the License, or (at your
option) any later version.