Start and stop

Jotasync is a gui for rsync and it has a server mode and client mode. The server has to be running in order for the client to do something useful.


The server can be started from the console


and from the gui. It can also be set do autostart with the gui.
The client can be started by clicking the jar file or by typing:



Quitting the gui does not stop the server, it has to be done explicit. It can be done from the gui or with:

jotaclient --shutdown

Command line help

Yes, there is help. 🙂

jotaserver --help
jotaclient --help

The UI

The main window of Jotasync is “speed dial panel” with 9 ‘job’ buttons, and a dropdown, also with jobs.