Tag: backup

  • Storing Your Yojimbo Library on Dropbox

    Similar to [backing up your 1Password library with Dropbox][1pass], comes in [this tip for Yojimbo][link]. 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…

  • How To: Automatically Backup Your 1Password Keychain Offsite With Dropbox

    Since the writing of this post, [1Password has added built-in Dropbox syncing as a feature][feat]. As such, the following information is no longer useful and is left intact for historical purposes. [feat]: http://help.agile.ws/1Password3/dropbox_syncing.html “Sync using Dropbox” *The following post was inspired by the recent postings of [Merlin Mann][merlin] and [John Gruber][gruber] RE: Why you need…

  • 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…