fattoony

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  1. Spent the last 3 days trying to get all my devices synced up with no results, there are just so many errors, 600+GB folders wiped then re-synced & on an on it go’s. I understand the need to monetise, like most software company's start off free to get public recognition & a following not to mention the bug finding & testing, then when the software starts to get stable some sort of pay for tier is added. But I have never known functionality be removed, (i.e. 10 folder limit) breaking people's workflows / folder structures & causing me & i am sure many other people significant disruption. This seems no way to treat a loyal user-base that is at least equal parts responsible for where this product is today. All this is from a company we are to trust with our data? I won't go on about the crazy over pricing & subscription model except to say at this point I would pay $40 to have someone remove this broken 2.0 off all my devices. My intentions now are to set about downgrading all my devices to 1.4 in the short term & start looking at the alternatives out there with a view to jumping ship. Such a shame, I really did love btsync 1.4 & converted many people to it. My thanks to btsync for creating a great sync solution, i enjoyed it whilst it lasted. Regards,
  2. BTSync only syncing with active ssh connection (ArchLinux) I have setup some shares in BTSync 2.x & everything is syncing fine & i can connect via the web ui. Once i disconnect ssh from the linux box hosting the shares, the sync stops, also the web ui stops working. I have the same setup working fine on Openelec. I âm using upnp on all nodes & upnp is enabled on my router. i have tried specifying a listening port & forwarding it on the router, this has no affect. I have also tried deactivating the firewall on the router also with no affect Here is my btsync.conf { "device_name": "My Sync Device", "listening_port" : 0, // 0 - randomize port/* storage_path dir contains auxilliary app files if no storage_path field: .sync dir created in the directory where binary is located. otherwise user-defined directory will be used */ "storage_path" : "/home/drew/.btsync",/* set location of pid file */ "pid_file" : "/home/drew/.btsync/btsync.pid",/* use UPnP for port mapping */ "use_upnp" : true,/* limits in kB/s. 0 - no limit */ "download_limit" : 0, "upload_limit" : 0,/* proxy configuration */// "proxy_type" : "socks4", // Valid types: "socks4", "socks5", "http_connect". Any other value means no proxy// "proxy_addr" : "192.168.1.2", // IP address of proxy server.// "proxy_port" : 1080,// "proxy_auth" : false, // Use authentication for proxy. Note: only username/password for socks5 (RFC 1929) is supported, and it is not really secure// "proxy_username" : "user",// "proxy_password" : "password", "webui" : { "listen" : "0.0.0.0:10010" // remove field to disable WebUI/* preset credentials. Use password or password_hash */ ,"login" : "btsync" ,"password" : "btsync"// ,"password_hash" : "some_hash" // password hash in crypt(3) format// ,"allow_empty_password" : false // Defaults to true/* ssl configuration */// ,"force_https" : true // disable http// ,"ssl_certificate" : "/home/drew/.btsync/btsync.crt"// ,"ssl_private_key" : "/home/drew/.btsync/btsync.key"/* directory_root path defines where the WebUI Folder browser starts (linux only). Default value is / */// ,"directory_root" : "/home/user/MySharedFolders/"/* directory_root_policy defines how directory_root is used (linux only). Valid values are: "all" - accepts directory_root and its subdirectories for 'getdir' and 'adddir' actions "belowroot" - accepts directory_root's subdirectories for 'getdir' and 'adddir' actions, but denies attempts to use 'adddir' to create directories directly within directory_root Default value is "all". */// ,"directory_root_policy" : "all"/* dir_whitelist defines which directories can be shown to user or have folders added (linux only) relative paths are relative to directory_root setting */// ,"dir_whitelist" : [ "/home/user/MySharedFolders/personal", "work" ] }/* !!! if you set shared folders in config file WebUI will be DISABLED !!! shared directories specified in config file override the folders previously added from WebUI. *//*, "shared_folders" : [ { "secret" : "MY_SECRET_1", // required field - use --generate-secret in command line to create new secret "dir" : "/home/user/bittorrent/sync_test", // * required field "use_relay_server" : true, // use relay server when direct connection fails "use_tracker" : true, "use_dht" : false, "search_lan" : true, "use_sync_trash" : true, // enable SyncArchive to store files deleted on remote devices "overwrite_changes" : false, // restore modified files to original version, ONLY for Read-Only folders "known_hosts" : // specify hosts to attempt connection without additional search [ "192.168.1.2:44444" ] } ]*//* Advanced preferences can be added to config file. Info is available at http://sync-help.bittorrent.com */} Really hope someone can help with this, i have tried everything i can think of. Regards,
  3. I would also like to know the answer to this.
  4. I have been pulling my hair out with many errors like this since upgrading 2.0 for me anyway is a complete nightmare, very poor show. Anyway i sorted my dreaded "storagepatherror101" by deleting the hidden .sync folders left over from 1.4. Every time you create a sync, a hidden .sync directory is created at the root of the sync, you need to remove these. ​I then for good measure reboot all nodes.(makes sure to try the reboot, this got me a few times) Not sure if this is best practice, I always remove the .sync files before i try to recreate a share with a previously used location. (The .sync directories are created at all nodes) Regards,
  5. Had the same problem, can't remember exactly what i did & its difficult now to recreate without re-uninstalling. If i remember right, you need to open Activity Monitor. Select the option "Memory" from the top menu. Then type into the search bar sync. I then force quit "Sync Finder Extension" & "CMFSyncAgent". (to force quit select the top right button with the X symbol) Regards, p.s. quit btsync first...