[K12OSN] Apple Folks

Bill Bardon bill at computassist.com
Mon Jun 13 13:34:18 UTC 2005

On Monday, Jun 13 Jim Kronebusch wrote:
> Here is my question.  I asked this to the list a few weeks ago.  This
> setup will be great (I hope) except for laptops.  I need a way to sync
> the server /home and user with a local user on the laptop.  Otherwise
> when they bring the machine home they will have no files.  And they
> will have to use some other local user.

For the sync part of this question, Unison
(http://www.cis.upenn.edu/~bcpierce/unison/) works very well.  As to the
user, I think you can just give the local user access privileges to the
synced user's files and be good to go, but I haven't tested this.

Bill Bardon
Omaha, Nebraska

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