Unison file sync bug?

I am facing irritating errors while using Unison in Ubuntu to do file synchronisation to my USB backup drive — and apparently I am not alone, see: Bug #118283 in Ubuntu: “can’t easily use unison-gtk to sync a local folder to my VFAT USB drive”.

Author: frans

Professor of Information Studies and Interactive Media, esp. Digital Culture and Game Studies in the Tampere University, Finland.