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Can't Monitor Dropbox Folder (Click to fix)

asked 2018-12-22 23:16:08 -0600

updated 2018-12-25 05:35:14 -0600

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Hi guys, I seem to keep going in circles here. What would you recommend as the next course of action to troubleshoot this bottleneck.

[orcacomputers@orcacomputers etc]$ dropbox status Can't monitor Dropbox folder (Click to fix) Can't access Dropbox folder Syncing 34,013 files

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answered 2018-12-24 23:35:01 -0600

updated 2018-12-25 02:00:37 -0600

Making progress here. I had Dropbox syncing. I checked an hour later and the problem came back.

The command "sudo tee -a /etc/sysctl.conf" is not doing anything.

echo fs.inotify.max_user_watches=100000

sudo tee -a /etc/sysctl.conf

sudo sysctl -p

dropbox stop

dropbox start

then dropbox status

Dropbox isn't responding.

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