Published: June 25, 2020
Syncthing tip snippets
This cheatsheet is a small collection of handy snippets for quick reference in tricky situations. Feel free to suggest edits, propose additions, complain about something, disagree with content or such and the like. Every feedback is a welcome one.
Syncthing on a LAN
Allowing Syncthing through the firewall enables sync between devices on a Local network (LAN) directly, instead of having to make roundtrips to Syncthing's Discovery servers.
Tested on Ubuntu and Raspbian
Run these in the terminal
sudo ufw allow syncthing sudo ufw allow syncthing-gui
Verfiy that firewall rules were added
sudo ufw status verbose
Ignore Node Modules
Put these in the folders