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On my laptop (Ubuntu 10.04), the daemon ubuntuone-syncdaemon uses more than 90% of CPU. Even if I stop the synchronization. The only way to stop this is to sigkill the daemon ; but, obviously, my files are not synchronized and I obtain a lot of "conflict" files.

Could you give me a clue to stop this problem ?



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Are you trying to sync a lot of files (thousands)? If so, the local scan process on versions earlier than Ubuntu 11.04 can be very resource intensive. – Joshua Hoover May 19 '11 at 21:03

Do you use U1 on Windows too? I had have this problem when syncing my files with Ubuntu an the Beta Version of Windows U1 Client.

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No. My laptop is under Ubuntu 10.04 and my Desktop under Ubuntu 10.10. I have completely given up Windows since... a long time! – Aldon May 14 '11 at 7:42
Alright :) Could you check the right of the synced files? Maybe there are some where root is owner. – Wolf F. May 15 '11 at 4:48
  1. Report it as a bug similar to 488232, 407762 and 461963 Really high CPU and growing memory usage by syncdaemon

  2. Run a Diagnostic program found here

To run diagnostics use the following commands:

wget python

There will be an output and a solution to the issue

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