Subject: Re: Feature planning
From: Ondřej Jirman
Date: Tue, 10 Nov 2020 15:20:12 +0100

On Tue, Nov 10, 2020 at 03:10:55PM +0100, gekr wrote:
> I'm new to Mega cloud and found first the linked Megacmd tool. It seems
> to me nearly the same tool as yours, but If I understand right, with
> your tool privacy will be higher, because I can generate my own
> encryption key.!?

That depends on how you use I you never use their website,
you'll be able to more reliably control your key, because it's never
handled by a code you don't have full control over, like a web
client loaded from's server.

> But what I miss is the ftp server and perhaps the backup option from
> MEGAcmd. I use the ftp server on different PCs in my network together
> with a backup program. This is a ideal way to focus the backup to one
> destination - a Raspberry PI. With the backup function I backup
> important folders at this Raspberry itself.
> So my question is, if you plan some similar, or if you have a workaround
> to get the same feature. If you have, it will be nice, if you can
> explain it step by step (I'm not a computer and linux specialist).

I don't plan adding features to megatools myself. I only merge patches
from other people at this point.

I don't have any guidance to offer with regards to ftp. Though you
can use megatools on raspberry pi itself just fine.

kind regards,

> Thanks for all