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Hello! I have a problem and need your help. - I installed Resilio Sync on Raspberry Pi 3, set it to boot on start - added two external HDDs with exFAT and NTFS file systems - added tools to work with file systems and change config to mount external drives on boot. And all were good for day or so. Now I have no sync and have regular messages "file is locked by another application" for every file sync tries to read/write. - I removed folder from sync, deleted .sync folder, reboot, add folder again and it works for hour or two. Then it appear again, files locked, on b
I've set up a linux server with bittorrent sync. The folders are on an external HDD drive. After almost 24h it finally finished indexing - yes the server is slow - but the HDD still doesn't spin down. This is a little troubling, I'm sure the external HDD is not supposed to run non-stop. Apparently this is connected to the indexing intervals. Sync will check the folder for changes every 10 minutes and that keeps the HDD from spinning down. I need to adjust this indexing interval. This seemed perfect: http://help.getsync.com/customer/portal/articles/1570790-can-i-change-how-often-sync-check