LC stack version changes between 8 and 9

Bob Sneidar bobsneidar at iotecdigital.com
Wed Aug 9 16:57:30 EDT 2017


Hah! I use NextCloud Box! $130 bucks or so and I have a local cloud backup. Be forewarned though, once you sync a folder from your computer, NextCloud considers ITSELF the master, and unchecking a subfolder in that folder structure will DELETE THAT SUBFOLDER FROM YOUR DESKTOP!!!!! Suck! 

Much discussion has been had and there is a very long thread about having an option to NOT auto-delete unchecked items. The devs seem a little defensive about it. They seem to think this is how all cloud based mirroring works or ought to work anyway. 

Still, it makes a decent unattended versioning local backup. 

Bob S


> On Aug 9, 2017, at 12:19 , Richard Gaskin via use-livecode <use-livecode at lists.runrev.com> wrote:
> 
> There's good value in taking full advantage of automated periodic incremental backup systems like Time Machine (Mac) or DejaDup (Ubuntu).
> 
> Even better, Nextcloud triggers backup to your own self-managed cloud on save, maintaining a definable number of versions while also providing flexible sync for all your computers (I sync my LC Plugins folder and client work folders with it so I'm always working on local copies of the latest stuff no matter which machine I switch to).





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