Following various guides, I'm able to sync Box using WebDav. But my Box size is too large and I don't want to sync them all.
Is it possible to only sync certain folders using WebDav & Box?
Box's WebDav help page doesn't seem to mention it.
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The guide you link to, is mostly about WebDavfs2, though near the end it has a reference to an experimental sync client as well. Did you try that? I have tried various ways to sync my Box cloud. Up to BoxSync3, I could sync with Wine. That worked but I used Ubuntu on a dual boot laptop and when switching to windows the sync indexing started all over again, regardless of syncing under Ubuntu and vice-versa. In the end I prefer to just have access to my files through WebDav, mounting the remote Box.com location. The webdav client in Nautilus, performs better than webdavfs2, for that purpose.
I used the guide you link to and succeeded in mounting the remote Box.com location. However it is very-very slow, with nautilus or most gui file managers - the client webdavfs2 caches icons and file information and with large cloud storage the system crawls till it hangs - there are plenty of posts on this problem. Nautilus has a webdav client built in! use it and you will get much-much faster results (depending on your internet connection). Access to Box.com now works as fast as it does on my smart phone with the android client. here is how:
davs://dav.box.com:443(443 is the port) screenshot of location query window
That's all for connecting and using your cloud files
In order to sync you will need a sync client.