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How to restore automatic backup from UbuntuOne using Dejadup?

I used to make an automatic backup of my files in UbuntuOne account using DejaDup. This option is no more availabe in Ubuntu 14.04. How can I get my files? They are compressed in my Ubuntu One account ...
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Different backup through deja dup

Since Ubuntu one is being dropped, I will have to make my system backup elsewhere. I asume that in deja dup, in the storage tab, the backup location Ubuntu one, will no longer be available. My ...
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Ubuntu One no more syncing [closed]

Yesterday, February 20, on my Xubuntu 12.04 laptop my daily Déjà Dup backup to Ubuntu One failed with error message: Maximum retries (3) reached. Please try again. (Original error: InternalError: ...
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Backup Failed, SELECT FOR UPDATE in a read-only transaction in automatic backups to U1 [closed]

Starting this morning (20 Feb 2014) my automated Deja back has started failing with: Maximum retries (3) reached. Please try again. (Original error: InternalError: cannot execute SELECT FOR UPDATE ...
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How do I change the backup settings on Ubuntu One?

The initial decisions I made when setting up Ubuntu One were apparently awful decisions. I chose to "keep forever" and I'm not sure what else. Therefore, what occurred within not even two months was a ...
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ubuntu one deja dup space limit reached

I've a problem with my deja dup and backup to ubuntu one. The space limit is reached and I read the Clearing out Deja-Dup backups from my Ubuntu One cloud? and folowed the steps 1 to 5. But I didn't ...
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Retrieving Backed-Up files from Ubuntu 1 on different machine

I used deja-dup to back up a number of directories (containing scripts, images, data files etc.) from my work machine onto my work Ubuntu 1 account (a series of .sigtar.gz and .difftar.gz files). I'm ...
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Trying to restore files from Ubuntu One, get error 401

I had a system crash on my laptop. I had to do a fresh install, and now I want to restore my backed up home directory from Ubuntu One. Everything starts out fine, it asks me for my encryption ...
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How can I fix Deja Dup hanging on restore?

I messed up with GIT and did hard reset (accidentally) and my effort to cancel it (from CL IDE) failed so my code is gone. Thank God today Deja Dup did a backup (although it did not finish as I told ...
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Ubuntu One not working, hampering backup

I've been unable to backup my system suing the deja-dup tool because of Ubuntu One not working properly. Whenever i try to run a backup, I'm asked to sign into Ubuntu One which on opening gives the ...
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144 views

How is the duplicity URL for Deja-Dup's UbuntuOne storage constructed?

I'm using Deja-Dup to store my backups from multiple systems to my UbuntuOne subscription. I have setup weekly backups that should be keep at least 28 days. Yet it seems that Deja-Dup will keep the ...
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syncing problem

For about a fortnight, I have been failing in syncing my files. The error message I am getting says: Giving up on request after 5 attempts, last status 400 Bad Request. Please fix the problem if ...
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How to recover encrypted deja-dup backup from new install?

I have a backup of my documents stored in the Ubuntu One cloud. I used the default deja-dup backup application and I have enabled encyption. I was running Ubuntu 13.04 daily build but as the school ...
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620 views

Are there any known issues with Deja-Dup and Ubuntu One; notebly on restore?

Aloha, I am planning a backup routine. I am thinking of using Deja-Dup and placing the backup in the default Ubuntu One folder. A while back I was making rsync backups and ran into problem when ...
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247 views

duplicity fails with timeout

After one hour of backup with deja-dup, it failed with this exception. Is this a network problem on my side ? Traceback (most recent call last): File "/usr/bin/duplicity", line 1403, in ...
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210 views

How do I restore a specific folder from an encrypted backup?

I was wondering how to restore from an encrypted backup but only restore the Videos directory in the backup? The backup is stored on Ubuntu One and I'm using 12.04.
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Moving Deja Dup Backups From Dropbox to Ubuntu One

Is there a way where I can instead transfer/upload all my previous Deja dup backups from my Dropbox to my Ubuntu One and then from there, Deja dup will just continue synching with it whenever it ...
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Why is Deja-Dup slow to backup to Ubuntu One location? [closed]

I am using Deja-Dup to backup my home directory to Ubuntu One. Doing a full backup seems to take at least a day. My broadband upload speed is measuring about 3Mb/s at the moment, but when I use ...
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791 views

Clearing out Deja-Dup backups from my Ubuntu One cloud?

So, I pretty much exclusively use Ubuntu One for Deja-Dup. I have 3 computers hooked into this system, but one of them I don't use anymore. And now my 5GB of storage has been filled up. I can't afford ...
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How can I determine which files have been saved on Ubuntu One by Déjà Dup? [closed]

I decided to try out the Ubuntu Backup system application on my 11.10 partition. Currently I am just using the default settings to back up folders in my Home (~) folder to the deja-dup folder (?) in ...
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479 views

How can I get DejaDup to ONLY backup to UbuntuOne?

How can I get DejaDup to ONLY backup to UbuntuOne? I installed 11.10 on a small partition two weeks ago, setup for daily backups and forgot about it. Next thing I know the disk was filled up and I ...
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deja-dup for backups, Ubuntu One for file sync - question on plans

I'm not sure if I understand correctly, so asking. I often forget to back up my laptop. USB drive not connected, or doing something else, or.... So, I decided to synch to Ubuntu One. On reading ...
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DejaDup - Clearing settings due to backup troubles

The Problem I'm using Deja Dup to back up my recently restored and upgraded Ubuntu 11.10 machine. However, only one backup has ever succeeded; in every subsequent backup, I was continually asked for ...
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Why is Ubuntu One slow to sync in 11.10, either backup or any sub-folder contents?

I have been trying to sync my documents folder of 1.4GB, it still hasn't worked and it has been syncing for a month. The top level syncs, files and folders in the Document folders, but contents of ...
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1answer
134 views

Ubuntu one synchronization problems after reinstallation of Ubuntu

Installed U1 on my Ubuntu 11.10, synchronized flawlessly towards my smartphone. Wanted to get rid of Windows as second OS,and backed up by Deja Dup and reinstalled Ubuntu 11.10. After synchronization ...
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354 views

Deja Dup Folder Sync

After doing my first Deja Dup backup to my Ubuntu One service I noticed the folder show up in the list of folders to sync with my device. Should I sync this folder, why and/or why not?
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Ubuntu One - Synch or Backup

Either I am not getting something or a lot of folks are not understanding the difference between sync and backup. This can be quite dangerous. My understanding of synching is that you are basically ...
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646 views

Is there any value to using Deja Dup in addition to Ubuntu One file sync?

I'm running Ubuntu 11.04 64bit and am currently using Ubuntu One file sync for all of my files and devices. I just discovered Deja Dup and was wondering if it was a good idea to use it in addition to ...
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265 views

Deja Dup Ubuntu One plugin

I know this will be shipped by default in 11.10, but I was wondering if there is a plugin or addon (out now) that will allow me to backup to my Ubuntu One account?
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Can I use my Ubuntu One account to backup with Déjà Dup?

I would like to use my Ubuntu One account to back up some files with Déjà Dup. Is this possible?