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I am having problems syncing my Ubuntu One files with my Ubuntu 12.04 fresh installation. Everything went well during the setup phase. Now, I am trying to sync back in my folders in my U1 account and the transfer speed is extremely slow. I am averaging a 15kb/s transfer speed. I tried uninstalling ubuntuone-client and reinstalling it. It did not fixed the problem. Right now U1 is stuck downloading a 50mb file. It is taking forever. Any ideas?

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See this.

Basically, the problem is the following:

We are experiencing some network slowdowns because of the big demand for the 12.04 release, and measures are being explored to cope with it. It should go back to normal in the next few days.

As you can see, using u1sdtool --current-transfers in terminal will allow you to verify that this indeed is the problem (particularly, low download speed and after a while, read bytes resets to zero).

Hopefully, it will get back to normal soon.

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Thanks. Maybe the system status webpage should reflect the same to Files. As I thought the only service being affected was Login/Authentication. – Ian M Apr 30 '12 at 1:18

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