How can I sync the settings of XBMC on my Raspbmc with the XBMC which I've installed on a computer or Android phone, on the same LAN?

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All plugins, settings, etc. are stored in ~/.xbmc. So you just need to sync that folder, for example using the rsync command:



I've found some solutions, still not tested:

Sync through MySQL: http://wiki.xbmc.org/index.php?title=HOW-TO:Sync_multiple_libraries

Android sync through Dropbox: http://www.freewaregenius.com/how-to-automatically-sync-your-pc-folders-with-your-android/


The working solution I've found is to use the XBMC Backup Add-on:

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