Package Details: dropbox 108.4.453-1

Git Clone URL: https://aur.archlinux.org/dropbox.git (read-only, click to copy)
Package Base: dropbox
Description: A free service that lets you bring your photos, docs, and videos anywhere and share them easily.
Upstream URL: https://www.dropbox.com
Licenses: custom
Submitter: mtorromeo
Maintainer: mtorromeo
Last Packager: mtorromeo
Votes: 2338
Popularity: 7.88
First Submitted: 2009-01-22 14:21
Last Updated: 2020-10-22 14:38

Dependencies (14)

Sources (8)

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yan12125 commented on 2019-01-05 16:39

Run the following command in case you got errors during "Verifying source file signatures with gpg..."

gpg --recv-keys 1C61A2656FB57B7E4DE0F4C1FC918B335044912E

Alternatively, you can download Dropbox's public key from https://linux.dropbox.com/fedora/rpm-public-key.asc and import it with:

gpg --import rpm-public-key.asc

You can check whether keys are successfully imported or not using the output of gpg -k. You should find something like this:

pub   rsa2048 2010-02-11 [SC]
      1C61A2656FB57B7E4DE0F4C1FC918B335044912E
uid           [ unknown] Dropbox Automatic Signing Key <linux@dropbox.com>

yan12125 commented on 2018-08-01 11:41

If you can't run the dropbox@ service normally, try to create a read-only directory ~/.dropbox-dist and run again.

yan12125 commented on 2017-11-06 15:13

Some useful places for issues about Dropbox itself (not the package):

  1. https://www.dropboxforum.com/t5/Desktop-client-builds/bd-p/101003016 Official Dropbox user feedback forum

  2. Arch Linux discussion places: https://bbs.archlinux.org/, #archlinux on freenode.net, https://lists.archlinux.org/listinfo/aur-general

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wooque commented on 2020-10-06 09:05

Same here, had to download and import key manually

pitlochry commented on 2020-10-06 08:51

I can confirm, that (using yay without sudo)

gpg --recv-keys 1C61A2656FB57B7E4DE0F4C1FC918B335044912E

does not work. Only downloading directly from https://linux.dropbox.com/fedora/rpm-public-key.asc and adding with

gpg --import rpm-public-key.asc

works. Can the PKGBUILD be updated with this?

cavernico commented on 2020-10-02 14:44

in several machines the command

gpg --recv-keys 1C61A2656FB57B7E4DE0F4C1FC918B335044912E

wont work...

only downloading directrly from https://linux.dropbox.com/fedora/rpm-public-key.asc and add with:

gpg --import rpm-public-key.asc

Can the PKGBUILD be updated with this?

gothicVI commented on 2020-09-19 06:48

@Kunda download working fine for me. Check any firewall, proxy, VPN settings. Also try the link via browser.

Kunda commented on 2020-09-19 04:05

Building dropbox...
==> Making package: dropbox 105.4.651-1 (Sat 19 Sep 2020 12:02:31 AM EDT)
==> Checking runtime dependencies...
==> Checking buildtime dependencies...
==> Retrieving sources...
  -> Found DropboxGlyph_Blue.svg
  -> Found terms.txt
  -> Found dropbox.service
  -> Found dropbox@.service
  -> Downloading dropbox-lnx.x86_64-105.4.651.tar.gz...
** Resuming transfer from byte position 101001773
  % Total    % Received % Xferd  Average Speed   Time    Time     Time  Current
                                 Dload  Upload   Total   Spent    Left  Speed

  0     0    0     0    0     0      0      0 --:--:-- --:--:-- --:--:--     0
  0    49    0     0    0     0      0      0 --:--:-- --:--:-- --:--:--     0
curl: (22) The requested URL returned error: 416
==> ERROR: Failure while downloading https://clientupdates.dropboxstatic.com/dbx-releng/client/dropbox-lnx.x86_64-105.4.651.tar.gz
    Aborting...
Failed to build dropbox
DISTRIB_ID=ManjaroLinux
DISTRIB_RELEASE=20.1
DISTRIB_CODENAME=Mikah
DISTRIB_DESCRIPTION="Manjaro Linux"

gothicVI commented on 2020-09-18 21:09

@idanka: are you using a AUR helper like yay or alike? If so, do not run them as root! Also do import the keys as user not as root.

idanka commented on 2020-09-18 21:05

@ gothicVI I use Manjaro Gnome 20.1 pamac gtk 9.5.10-1/ aur / install dropbox 105 ... / Build error pgp

terminal: sudo -s

gpg --recv-keys 1C61A2656FB57B7E4DE0F4C1FC918B335044912E

gpg: keyserver receive failed: General error

downloads rpm-public-key.asc

gpg --import rpm-public-key.asc

gpg: key FC918B335044912E: "Dropbox Automatic Signing Key linux@dropbox.com" not changed gpg: Total number processed: 1 gpg: unchanged: 1

Sry, but aur error output not Englist.

gothicVI commented on 2020-09-18 20:45

@idanka: how are you trying to install? Provide a bit more information.

idanka commented on 2020-09-18 19:57

yan12125 "Run the following command in case you got errors during "Verifying source file signatures with gpg..."

Sry, but not works "ERROR: One or more files did not pass the validity check! Failed to build dropbox"

dolour commented on 2020-09-14 09:39

Tray icon no longer visible since todays update. Otherwise it seems to run fine tho.