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mtime
modification time
file modification time
File property used to determine whether the servers’ or the clients’ file is more recent. Standard procedure in oCC 1.0.5 and earlier, used by oCC 1.1 and later only when no sync database exists and files already exist in the client directory.
ownCloud Server
The server counter part of ownCloud Client as provided by the ownCloud community.
ownCloud Sync Client
ownCloud Client
Name of the official ownCloud syncing client for desktop, which runs on Windows, Mac OS X and Linux. It uses the CSync sync engine for synchronization with the ownCloud server.
unique id
ETag
ID assigned to every file starting with ownCloud server 4.5 and submitted via the HTTP Etag. Used to check if files on client and server have changed.
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