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|sy(1)||General Commands Manual||sy(1)|
NAME¶sy - secure file sync software for arbitrary storage backends
SYNOPSIS¶sy [-l|--localdir=<path>] [--log=<path>] [-v] [-vv] [--loglevel=<level>] [--print] [-d|--debug] [-h|--help] <command> [<args>]
DESCRIPTION¶Syncany is an open-source cloud storage and filesharing application. It allows users to backup and share certain folders of their workstations using any kind of storage.
Main sync commands: init Initialize the current folder as a Syncany folder connect Connect the current folder to an existing Syncany repository up Detect local changes and upload to repository down Detect remote changes and apply locally
Other commands: status Detect and print local changes ls-remote Detect and print remote changes ls List and filter the current and past file tree. cleanup Remove old versions from the local database and the repo restore Restore the given file paths from the remote repository genlink Create a syncany:// link from an existing local folder plugin List, install and remove storage backend plugins update Manage and check for application updates daemon Start and stop the background process (daemon) watch Automatically sync the local folder (in the foreground)
Short command descriptions and options can be found below. Detailed explanations can be queried with `sy <command> --help`.
An extensive user guide with many examples is also available on the Syncany website: https://syncany.org/r/userguide
GLOBAL OPTIONS¶-l, --localdir=<path>