Package Details: dropbox 78.4.119-1

Git Clone URL: https://aur.archlinux.org/dropbox.git (read-only)
Package Base: dropbox
Description: A free service that lets you bring your photos, docs, and videos anywhere and share them easily.
Upstream URL: https://www.dropbox.com
Licenses: custom
Submitter: mtorromeo
Maintainer: mtorromeo
Last Packager: mtorromeo
Votes: 2285
Popularity: 5.841293
First Submitted: 2009-01-22 14:21
Last Updated: 2019-08-03 12:16

Dependencies (14)

Sources (8)

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yan12125 commented on 2019-01-05 16:39

Run the following command in case you got errors during "Verifying source file signatures with gpg..."

gpg --recv-keys 1C61A2656FB57B7E4DE0F4C1FC918B335044912E

Alternatively, you can download Dropbox's public key from https://linux.dropbox.com/fedora/rpm-public-key.asc and import it with:

gpg --import rpm-public-key.asc

You can check whether keys are successfully imported or not using the output of gpg -k. You should find something like this:

pub   rsa2048 2010-02-11 [SC]
      1C61A2656FB57B7E4DE0F4C1FC918B335044912E
uid           [ unknown] Dropbox Automatic Signing Key <linux@dropbox.com>

yan12125 commented on 2018-08-01 11:41

If you can't run the dropbox@ service normally, try to create a read-only directory ~/.dropbox-dist and run again. See https://gitlab.com/yan12125/aur/issues/21 for details.

yan12125 commented on 2017-11-06 15:13

Some useful places for issues about Dropbox itself (not the package):

  1. https://www.dropboxforum.com/t5/Desktop-client-builds/bd-p/101003016 Official Dropbox user feedback forum

  2. Arch Linux discussion places: https://bbs.archlinux.org/, #archlinux on freenode.net, https://lists.archlinux.org/listinfo/aur-general

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dolour commented on 2019-07-24 12:45

Dropbox is now spawning 2 tray icons after bootup, and creates another one for every click you perform on any of those icons. And those icons are getting plenteous very quickly...

wooque commented on 2019-07-20 10:45

After 77.4.131-1 update Dropbox is using monospace font for interface, which is ugly

obelix1502 commented on 2019-07-17 15:30

I've the same issue when I try to install firefox-nightly-fr :

$ gpg --recv-keys FC918B335044912E
gpg: connecting dirmngr at '/run/user/1000/gnupg/S.dirmngr' failed: Échec de l'appel IPC connect gpg: échec de réception depuis le serveur de clefs : Pas de dirmngr

Someone could help me ?

stratosgear commented on 2019-06-14 09:14

Similar to @walkindude:

gendesk: error while loading shared libraries: libgo.so.14: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory
==> ERROR: A failure occurred in prepare().
    Aborting...
Error making: dropbox

walkindude commented on 2019-06-06 20:18

gendesk: error while loading shared libraries: libgo.so.13: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory

getzze commented on 2019-05-17 08:43

For the systemd service to be working correctly (stop and restart commands), you need to change the type from simple to forking:

[Service]
Type=forking

jessymilare commented on 2019-05-17 03:29

I get the same error as @acdw. Adding '-f' to gendesk in PKGCONFIG worked, although I had also to install dropbox-filesystem-fix from https://github.com/dark/dropbox-filesystem-fix

Thaodan commented on 2019-05-01 16:39

Why libappindicator-gtk3 for plasma? Plasma supports the StatusNotifer spec out of the box and dropbox is no GTK app.

PRafael commented on 2019-04-26 15:42

Thank you for your time. Grat job.

Regards Paulo

jahismighty commented on 2019-04-19 14:43

@acdw: as a hacky workaround you can modify PKGBUILD and add the specified flag (-f) to the gendesk command in the prepare() function.