Deja-dup preferences panel

Tim tim at
Wed May 1 12:02:49 UTC 2013

Yes, I brought back the external panels, please file any bugs you notice, crashes or missing panels etc.


On 01/05/13 21:13, Fran Dieguez wrote:
> On mié 03 abr 2013 15:55:18 CEST, Jeremy Bicha wrote:
>> On 3 April 2013 09:16, Fran Dieguez <listas at> wrote:
>>> Hi all,
>>> I don't know if this is a bug or not but, I cannot access the Deja-dup
>>> preferences panel when using gnome3 and gnome3-staging PPA as the
>>> gnome-control-center packaged in Ubuntu base is upgraded by those PPAs.
>> Yes, all external panels (in other words, panels not provided in the
>> gnome-control-center source) are broken with gnome-control-center 3.8.
>> If this is a problem for you, I recommend that you ppa-purge the
>> gnome3-staging PPA.
>>> For now the unique way to access the panel is by executing
>>> deja-dup-preferences form a terminal or by modifying the
>>> /usr/share/applications/deja-dup-preferences.desktop file and changing:
>>> NotShowIn=GNOME;Unity; => NotShowIn=Unity;
>> You need to run sudo update-desktop-database after editing .desktop
>> files. We can enable that .desktop in the Staging PPA but any time
>> Deja Dup is updated, we'll have to make the change again so there are
>> no promises that we'll keep that working.
>> Jeremy
> Since last update now I can access to deja-dup preferences panel from gnome-control-center.
> Really thanks for fixing this.
> -- 
> Fran Dieguez

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