[ubuntu-uk] Ubuntu One broken on 10.04?

Simon Greenwood sfgreenwood at gmail.com
Tue Oct 11 13:27:54 UTC 2011

On 11 October 2011 14:18, Gordon Burgess-Parker <gbplinux at gmail.com> wrote:

>  On 11/10/2011 12:41, Simon Greenwood wrote:
> On 11 October 2011 12:07, Gordon Burgess-Parker <gbplinux at gmail.com>wrote:
>>  Is Ubuntu One broken on 10.04? The Windows app works and synchronises
>> with the internet - I can't get it to synchronise on 10.04.
>> Is there a repair, or a workaround?
>> --
>  Did you install it from Software Centre?
> Yes.
>  What do your synchronised folders look like on your machine? Does the
> Ubuntu One client look like it's syncing files?
>  They look just like "ordinary" folders.
> What seems to be happening is this:
> If I add or remove a file from Ubuntu One in Windows or 10.04, the change
> is made on the website almost instantaneously.
> It then takes what seems to me to be an inordinate length of time to then
> reflect that change on the other machine which is linked to Ubuntu One, is
> on and is connected to the internet. This can be anything from 6 to 10
> minutes....

As far as I remember, synching isn't simultaneous and there is a polling
interval, which I think is ten minutes. I'm sure James will be able to
confirm that.


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