ubuntu-sdk and it depends among others on
mediascanner2.0. I generally despise all such scanners/trackers and I'd like to disable it. But I can't find a way.
The config is in
If you are sure you will not miss the "service" of mediascanner :o), just remove/purge it from installed packages:
sudo apt-get purge mediascanner2.0
And you can also purge the libmediascanner:
sudo apt-get purge mediascanner2.0 libmediascanner-2.0-0
libmediascanner comes together with mediascanner2 in Ubuntu update. It is the Access library for the mediascanner's index