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~/.profile, /.bash_profile, and /.bash_login are better for defining the environment variables and setting up the environment, than for running scripts. I would not recommend these. /etc/rc.local can be used for that, but remember that it will start before GUI starts . Unless it is for a script that only sends notification to GUI. Note that you will need ...
Timing issue I am pretty sure it is because of the timing. The command most likely runs before its target is "in the field". Changing the command into: /bin/bash -c "sleep 15 && dropbox stop && env DBUS_SESSION_BUS_ADDRESS="" dropbox start -i" ...will probably do the job.
My recommendation would be to format the SSD and do a BACKUP of the HDD to some external drive. Then reinstall the OS completely onto your SSD without cloning. Then go to your system settings and do a backup restore from the external drive. Hope this helps!
Well, working with Linux including Ubuntu can be ridiculously easy or ridiculously tough, dependent of the given hardware you use... Just give it a chance and try to figure out what is disturbing you and how to solve it, like searching for answers and asking specific questions, for example in this forum. Nobody can give you a general solution how to make ...
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