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Is it possible to integrate dropbox in other filemanagers than nautilus? If yes, which manager would be best suited for this, and how do i set this up?

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  1. Download the closed source Dropbox Linux client from http://www.getdropbox.com/download?plat=lnx.x86 (x86_64 for 64 bit)
  2. Extract the contents and you should get a .dropbox-dist folder out of the archive. Move the folder to$HOME
  3. Run~/.dropbox-dist/dropboxd.

Reference: http://antrix.net/posts/2008/dropbox-without-gnome/

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I'm at mobile, when I get home I can explain better if you need. ;-) –  desgua May 6 '11 at 12:48
    
This works well (I use it on a kde desktop) but it might not qualify as "integrating" with another file manager. –  Roger Light May 6 '11 at 12:58
    
Could you explain what is needed to qualify this as integrating? –  desgua May 6 '11 at 13:11
    
An autosyncing folder is enough. thanks, the article is pretty clear on the steps to take. –  Detnuomnu May 6 '11 at 21:57
    
Welcome. If others functions are missing tell me then I can look toward it ;-) –  desgua May 6 '11 at 23:20

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