Ubuntu One will be shut down

Dave Woyciesjes woyciesjes at sbcglobal.net
Thu Apr 3 13:10:10 UTC 2014

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On 04/02/2014 11:21 PM, Ryan Gauger wrote:
> On Apr 2, 2014, at 10:00 PM, Martín Cigorraga <martincigorraga at gmail.com
> <mailto:martincigorraga at gmail.com>> wrote:
>>> On Apr 2, 2014 4:07 PM, "Dave Woyciesjes" <woyciesjes at sbcglobal.net
>>> <mailto:woyciesjes at sbcglobal.net>> wrote:
>>>         2014-04-02 17:34, Christian Benz skrev:
>>>>             Just to let you know:
>>>>             http://blog.canonical.com/__2014/04/02/shutting-down-__ubuntu-one-file-services/
>>>>             <http://blog.canonical.com/2014/04/02/shutting-down-ubuntu-one-file-services/>

>>>     Yes, true. But I have started using Wuala (by LaCie):
>>>     http://www.wuala.com/referral/__PP5AF64H4NP4AHH5MJNG
>>>     <http://www.wuala.com/referral/PP5AF64H4NP4AHH5MJNG>
>>>     5GB on the free plan, and if you refer people who join, you get
>>>     additional GB of storage.
>>>     Pretty easy to setup & use, works on any OS, any Linux. Nice to
>>>     have for my Debian machine. :)

 >> Best part about Wuala is that it encrypts files locally before
 >> uploading anything to the cloud so nobody but you (or with your pwd,
 >> that is) can ever access them.
 >> Another interesting cloud syncing solution is Copy.com
 >> <http://Copy.com>, while they don't offer strong encryption as Wuala
 >> does you get 15GB just by signing up.

 > I will definitely look into it. Is there an easy way to move files
 > from Ubuntu One at the moment?

	Yep. Ubuntu One syncs all to one folder. The encrypted Wuala file gets 
mounted as another folder. I just did the standard method of moving 
files/folders in Nautilus from one to the other.
	Easy peasy...

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