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I want to move Zeitgeist data for a user from one computer to another. He uses Gnome Activity Journal, and it would be nice to move his history.

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Type this command in a terminal:

nautilus ~/.local/share/zeitgeist

This is the zeitgeist directory where it stores the data.

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Thanks a lot. Sqlite files... I love it :). – Javier Rivera Nov 24 '10 at 15:47
Odd that you would suggest opening up a terminal to type a command to open up nautilus. Wouldn't it make more sense to just list the directory? – Firefeather Nov 24 '10 at 20:12
I found it much easier to enter a simple command instead of directing him into directories and telling to look into hidden files. – Gaurav Butola Nov 24 '10 at 20:23
@Gaurav That's a good point. In Nautilus, I believe you can use the keyboard shortcut Ctrl+L and then type in the location like ~/.local/share/zeitgeist to get there immediately. – Firefeather Nov 24 '10 at 20:44
@Firefeather Thanks for the suggestion, I didn't think of this way, would keep in mind next time. – Gaurav Butola Nov 24 '10 at 20:50

Take a look at this link:


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Whilst this may theoretically answer the question, it would be preferable to include the essential parts of the answer here, and provide the link for reference. – Basharat Sialvi May 5 '13 at 10:37

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