Note: Replace all USER with your primary user name.
These instructions have been tested on Debian and Ubuntu.
aptitude install curlftpfs unison unison-gtk
/etc/fstabto contain the fuse entry:
curlftpfs#user:password@host /mnt/shared fuse rw,uid=1000,user,noauto,allow_other 0 0
Replace uid=1000 with the number of your primary user. Issue the command
id -u to get the
/etc/fuse.confto have the option
user_allow_other. Add the entry if missing or uncomment it by removing the # character.
su -USER and entering your password.
~/synas local and
/mnt/sharedas remote site.
A good tool is provided by Microsoft, it's called SyncToy.