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Re: problem adding a computer to my account


Hello Michael,

Michel Leunen wrote 08.07.2009 at 17:47:
> Hi,
> I've installed the UbuntuOne client but I can't add my computer to my account.
> When I launch the client, it just hangs. Here is what shows up in a
> There was some unknown login error '(7, "couldn't connect to host")'
> Note that I'm connected to the Internet with a proxy. This proxy is
> declared in Synaptic and the environment variable $http_proxy which is
> exported contains the proxy address.

I think you stumbled over a similar problem as I did.  

You may want to read the following:

The patch that might help mentioned by Senthil from
Calcutta is found here:

I just returned from the office to home where I don't need 
a proxy and here the ubuntuone-client works flawlessly.
I will try the mentioned patch myself as soon as I get to it.

Regards, Peter
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