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Shutter is a nice software but it takes a while to load. I observed that initially it loads some plugins (eg:upload-plugin). Is there a way to disable these plugins so that shutter loads quickly?

please illustrate how to do this.

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The initialization of plugins should only appear once (e.g. after updating Shutter or a fresh install of Ubuntu). If this dialogue appears every time you start Shutter it is simply a bug. There is an updated version of Shutter in our PPA. Please give it a try to see if it is fixed.

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:shutter/ppa
sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install shutter
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Thank you. That solved the problem. However, now it gives following warning in terminal WARNING: Net::DBus::GLib is missing --> Ubuntu One support will be disabled! WARNING: Image::ExifTool is missing --> writing Exif information will be disabled! – Chirag Aug 10 '12 at 8:23
Solved it using sudo apt-get install libnet-dbus-glib-perl libimage-exif-perl – Chirag Aug 10 '12 at 8:31
Many thanks, @Romario, for the PPA hint. This does solve the problem. Are you thinking of removing defunct upload sites like ubuntu-pics? – izx Aug 10 '12 at 11:30
@izx: Sure, I am already working on it. – Romario Aug 15 '12 at 9:12

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