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Peersync syncs files that are not updated

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I am running Peersync Server 7.1 from Server 2003 to a Maxtor Ethernet drive.
The problem is that when running peersync it keeps updating files that haven't been chagned, for instance I can sync a folder, as soon as its done sync it again and some of the files need "updating" again. I have compared the files and they are exactly the same.

When I sync the same files to a shared drive on another server they dont need to be updating every time.
Any ideas why this would happen?
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1) try mapping the drive.

2) Check for the newest version of firmware and software.

If still have issues, contact peerSync.

I hope this helps !
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We contacted peersync already and they were able to help, there is a difference between the way file systems store file dates (the remote drive was linux based), there is a command line flag that says ignore date differences of x seconds, we added this for a 2 second difference and the problem went away.

Thanks for your help
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