These are the things I've written that are tagged "backup"

Storing Your Yojimbo Library on Dropbox

Similar to backing up your 1Password library with Dropbox, comes in this tip for Yojimbo. Essentially the trick is to move your Yojimbo data to the Dropbox folder, then put up a symlink in the old folder location, like so: mv ~/Library/Application\ Support/Yojimbo ~/Dropbox ln -s ~/Dropbox/Yojimbo ~/Library/Application\ Support/ I don’t see why the technique […]

How To Back Up Your iTunes Music With rsync On Mac OS X

Update: This is confirmed as working on 10.5 (Leopard) & 10.6 (Snow Leopard). The average Mac user probably doesn’t mess much with the powerful (but almost entirely un-friendly) Unix underpinnings of OS X, nor do they generally need to. Sometimes, though, the tools provided in the shell are so useful, that it’s worth taking the […]

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