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Does Ubuntu One look for sources of files it needs to download on the LAN before it goes off and grabs them from the cloud? I live in Australia, and we have download limits here, so I'm nervous that having Ubuntu One installed on a few computers could burn my available downloads pretty fast.

I know it is possible to get around this with rsync, but if I'm doing that, I don't really need Ubuntu One, and it is likely that Ubuntu One will realise there have been changes much faster than my cron jobs will.

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Apparently not at the moment. There's a bug report requesting this.

Here are the notes from the UDS-O session:

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Apparently, Dropbox allows this:

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While this link may answer the question, it is better to include the essential parts of the answer here and provide the link for reference. Link-only answers can become invalid if the linked page changes. – RolandiXor Sep 30 '12 at 20:26

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