Write a Batch File That Will Start Several Syncs Simultaneously
This is for folks who are copying and backing up entire drives or servers. You are the folks that feel the need for speed. Or the need to go home and sleep during the copying.
The gist of the process is:
Write some two line Beyond Compare scripts, one script per every file copying session you desire.
Write a single batch/shell script that simply calls all of your scripts from #1 above
Give a command in the terminal to start #2 above.
Write and save five separate scripts: one script for each of the five syncs you want to simultaneously fire up. The general syntax of the first line will be LOAD pathname1 pathname2. The syntax in Windows will look like this: