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Re: [OCLUG-Tech] Dropbox issues?

Hi John
I am using 14.04 and Arch machines, no problems with Dropbox my end.

On Fri, Jul 8, 2016 at 9:25 AM, ProfJCNash <profjcnash [ at ] gmail [ dot ] com> wrote:

> Yesterday night Ian Gorman showed results of NCF line testing with a
> Raspberry Pi test rig. His graphs showed some slowdown getting material
> from Dropbox. During the daytime, my wife and I wanted to share some
> photos with a family member, but neither of us could access our Dropbox
> accounts, and I found a set of postings that there was an issue, at
> least with Linux Mint. See e.g.,
> https://www.dropboxforum.com/hc/en-us/community/posts/204590143-Tray-icon-not-responding-linux-mint-17-3
> Given that Dropbox is widely used, I'm wondering if anyone on the list
> has some understanding of the status of Dropbox for Linux and/or
> particular distros. While Ian's figures were a hint of something, when I
> mentioned my experience, it appeared to be news to the group. So if
> someone does have knowledge about this, I expect it would be of some
> interest to the list.
> For info, we worked around our problem using securelysend.com, which
> worked fine, though I would only use it for non-critical and
> non-sensitive files.
> Cheers, JN
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