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DROPBOX(1)							    DROPBOX(1)

NAME
       dropbox - A command line	interface to the Dropbox service

SYNOPSIS
       dropbox status
       dropbox help [COMMAND]
       dropbox puburl FILE
       dropbox stop
       dropbox running
       dropbox update
       dropbox start [-i]
       dropbox filestatus [-l] [-a] [FILE]...
       dropbox ls [FILE]...
       dropbox autostart [y/n]
       dropbox exclude [list]
       dropbox lansync [y/n]

DESCRIPTION
       The  dropbox  command provides a	command	line interface to the Dropbox,
       the easiest online file storage,	synchronization	and sharing service.

COMMANDS
       dropbox status
	      Prints out the current status of the Dropbox daemon.

       dropbox help [COMMAND]
	      With no arguments, print a list of commands and a	short description of each. With	a command, print descriptive help on how to use	the command.

       dropbox puburl FILE
	      Prints out a public url for FILE.

       dropbox stop
	      Stops the	dropbox	daemon.

       dropbox running
	      Returns 1	if running 0 if	not running.

       dropbox update
	      Downloads	the latest version of dropbox.

       dropbox start [-i]
	      Starts the dropbox daemon, dropboxd. If dropboxd is already running, this	will do	nothing.

	      options:
		-i --install  auto install dropboxd if not available on	the system

       dropbox filestatus [-l] [-a] [FILE]...
	      Prints the current status	of each	FILE.

	      options:
		-l --list  prints out information in a format similar to ls. works best	when your console supports color :)
		-a --all   do not ignore entries starting with .

	      Aliases: stat

       dropbox ls [FILE]...
	      This is an alias for filestatus -l

       dropbox autostart [y/n]
	      options:
		n  dropbox will	not start automatically	at login
		y  dropbox will	start automatically at login (default)

	      Note: May	only work on current Ubuntu distributions.

       dropbox exclude [list]dropbox exclude add [DIRECTORY] [DIRECTORY] ...
	      dropbox exclude remove [DIRECTORY] [DIRECTORY] ...

	      "list" prints a list of directories currently excluded from syncing.
	      "add" adds one or	more directories to the	exclusion list,	then resynchronizes Dropbox.
	      "remove" removes one or more directories from the	exclusion list,	then resynchronizes Dropbox.
	      With no arguments, executes "list".
	      Any specified path must be within	Dropbox.

       dropbox lansync [y/n]
	      options:
		y  dropbox will	use LAN	sync (default)
		n  dropbox will	not use	LAN sync

BUGS
       There are currently no known bugs. If you think you have	found a	bug or
       have  a	feature	request, post in the forums, or	send us	an e-mail (see
       the RESOURCES section below).

       In the future there will	be full	command	line support including linking
       accounts	and setting preferences	from the dropbox command.

RESOURCES
       o Dropbox <http://www.dropbox.com/>

       o Dropbox Forums	<http://forums.dropbox.com/>

       o Dropbox Support E-mail	<support@dropbox.com>

AUTHORS
       Rian Hunter <rian@dropbox.com>
       Mike Haimes <mike@dropbox.com>
       David Euresti <david@dropbox.com>

COPYRIGHT
       Copyright  (C)  2008-2011  Evenflow,  Inc. Free use of this software is
       granted under the terms of the GNU General Public License (GPL).

2.4.0				  2017-07-08			    DROPBOX(1)

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