Parsley Alternatives

    Parsley is described as 'A file synchronization tool with many configuration options and customizing interfaces' and is an app in the Backup & Sync category. There are six alternatives to Parsley for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Linux, Windows, BSD and openSUSE. The best alternative is FreeFileSync, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Parsley are rsync (Free, Open Source), Unison (Free, Open Source), Truck - Rsync Client (Paid) and RsyncOSX (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jan 30, 2020

    1. FreeFileSync is a folder comparison and synchronization software that creates and manages backup copies of all your important files.
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    2. rsync is a software application for Unix which synchronizes files and directories from one location to another while minimizing data transfer using delta encoding when appropriate.
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    3. Unison is a file-synchronization tool for Unix and Windows.
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    4. A graphical user interface for rsync, which looks-and-feels like a standard FTP client, but uses the rsync protocol ‘under the hood’ to boost transfer speeds. In technical terms, it’s an SSH browser with an rsync transfer engine.
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    5. A macOS GUI for rsync.
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      Lsyncd watches a local directory trees event monitor interface (inotify or fsevents). It aggregates and combines events for a few seconds and then spawns one (or more) process(es) to synchronize the changes. By default this is rsync.
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