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Cannot install ubuntuone (SOLVED)

Postby Emegra on Sun Dec 02, 2012 4:14 am

Hi everyone
I'm having problems trying to install ubuntuone I've tried it through synaptic, software manager and via terminal (apt-get install) it will appear to install ok but after installation I can't find it anywhere in the menu, when i type ubuntuone at the terminal I'm told command not found, I've tried installing all the packages pertaining to ubuntuone in synaptic but no success, in addition to that problem I also have a problem with the update manager, when running update I get this message,

"Failed to fetch http://ppa.launchpad.net/screenlets/ppa ... ce/Sources 404 Not Found
Failed to fetch http://ppa.launchpad.net/screenlets/ppa ... 6/Packages 404 Not Found
Some index files failed to download. They have been ignored, or old ones used instead."

I don't know if these 2 problems are connected but I thought I would mention it in case it was

Any help would be greatly appreciated

Many thanks

Graeme
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Re: Cannot install ubuntuone

Postby 67GTA on Sun Dec 02, 2012 4:13 pm

I'm not sure what is different with the package in the repos vs the one in this guide, but you could try it. (I don't use ubuntuone) http://www.noobslab.com/2012/11/install-ubuntuone-client-in-linux-mint.html The ppa error you are getting is because that ppa doesn't have a quantal version. It stops at precise. If you are using Mint 14, you need a quantal repo. If you change the "quantal" in the ppa to "precise", it may work, but it might also break your system with mixmatched packages. Try googling for a screenlets ppa for quantal/12.10.
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Re: Cannot install ubuntuone

Postby Emegra on Sun Dec 02, 2012 5:12 pm

Hi 67GTA

Thanks for your reply

I followed the instructions for Mint 14 nadia and still no joy when I get to the last command this is the result

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 graeme@Linux1 ~ $ ubuntuone-control-panel
ubuntuone-control-panel: command not found
graeme@Linux1 ~ $


It's like my system just doesn't want to know ununtuone no matter what I do


Many thanks

Grt
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Re: Cannot install ubuntuone

Postby 67GTA on Sun Dec 02, 2012 7:42 pm

Try running
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ubuntuone-control-panel-qt
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Re: Cannot install ubuntuone

Postby Emegra on Mon Dec 03, 2012 2:24 am

Hi again

That sorted it thank you, What I don't understand is I had already installed ubuntuone-control-panel-qt from synaptic and it didn't show up in the menu and since running from the terminal it is showing, anyway the important thing is it's working.

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Re: Cannot install ubuntuone (SOLVED)

Postby 67GTA on Mon Dec 03, 2012 4:07 pm

I don't think it has a dedicated gui/menu entry. It only has a gnome control center entry that points to ubuntuone-control-panel-qt.
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