I need to stop ubuntuone-syncd but I don't know where to find the service that I need to stop.
Ubuntu One comes with the commandline tool
u1sdtool to control it.
Basically the gui control panel cannot quit the syncdaemon but can connect/disconnect it.
If you need to control syncdaemon start/stop it
u1sdtool --start and
If you need to connect/disconnect it
u1sdtool --connect and
u1sdtool --disconnect commands
u1sdtool --help for all the available commands.
You can do connect/disconnect through control panel gui as well.
There is a indicator for ubuntuone as well: What Application Indicators are available?
If you need to disable ubuntuone from autostarting at login
Syncdaemon is autostart service. So if you just need to disable the autostart part when you login to your session. Go to
/etc/xdg/autostart and do
sudo sed --in-place 's/NoDisplay=true/NoDisplay=false/g' ubuntuone-launch.desktop
and disable it from
Not sure if this works, but you can stop (and start) the client by using the commandos