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Change Logs

* Thu Feb 18 2021 Dominique Leuenberger <>
- Add 98.patch: workaround build script not coping with the new
  GNOME versioning scheme. In case of x.alpha or x.beta version, we
  declare them as x.0.
- Add libtool BuildRequires and call to autoreconf, as above patch
  touches the build system.
Version: 2015.10.28-bp150.2.3
* Sun Mar 11 2018
- Add nautilus-dropbox-reproducible.patch to make man pages build
  reproducibly (boo#1047218)
* Wed Feb 28 2018
- Modernize spec-file by calling spec-cleaner
* Fri Nov 24 2017
- Drop README from doc list: it does not contain useful information
  to the user (boo#1069626).
* Fri Nov 24 2017
- Conditionalize desktop update macros in post/postun for
  suse_version < 1330 only. Later versions use file triggers to
  achieve the same goal.
- Rename dropbox to dropbox-cli: this name 'dropbox' can confuse
  users in believing that this package would provide the actual
* Sun Nov 08 2015
- Update to version 2015.20.18:
  + Support for sharelink, proxy, and throttle CLI commands.
* Sat Feb 14 2015
- Update to version 2.10.0:
  + No changelog provided.
* Wed Jan 28 2015
- Depend on python-gpgme (bnc#909803).
* Thu Oct 16 2014
- Add nautilus-dropbox-fix-crash.patch: fix crash on startup of
  dropbox (boo#900515).
* Sat Aug 23 2014
- Update to version 1.6.2:
  + Minor bugfixing.
* Sun Mar 02 2014
- Update to version 1.6.1:
  + No changelog available.
* Fri Mar 15 2013
- Update to version 1.6.0:
  + No changelog provided.
* Fri Mar 01 2013
- Spec-cleanup using format_spec_file service.
* Mon Sep 03 2012
- license update: GPL-3.0+ and CC-BY-ND-3.0
  icons/data licensed under CC-BY-ND-3.0
* Thu Aug 30 2012
- Initial package, version 1.4.0.
Version: 2020.03.04-bp153.1.16
* Tue Jan 12 2021 Bjørn Lie <>
- Update to version 2020.03.04:
  + Coerce XDG_CURRENT_DESKTOP to "Unity". This works around the
    dropbox binary that will only activate the indicator icon and
    menu on Ubuntu Unity < 16.10. This patch coerces
    XDG_CURRENT_DESKTOP to report as "Unity" for the
- Modernize spec.
* Thu Nov 21 2019 Ismail Dönmez <>
- Update to version 2019.02.14
  * Add "version" command, which prints out the version of the
    Dropbox daemon and the Dropbox command-line interface.
  * Update gpg warning to tell users to install the Python 3 GPG
    libraries instead of the Python 2 libraries.
  * Fix bug where the dropbox nautilus repo wasn't being added to
    the apt sources correctly on Ubuntu 18.04 and up.
  * Move build dependencies to Python 3.
  * Move to Python 3 and GTK3
  * Fix bug where the Dropbox tray icon wouldn't display on Ubuntu
    Unity and Ubuntu Gnome.
  * Reverts the fix to issue #15, where the tray wouldn't display on
    XFCE. If you're using XFCE, try the workarounds in this ticket:
  * Add support for Fedora 23 - 29, Debian stretch and buster
  * Drop support for Fedora releases older than 21, Ubuntu releases
    older than trusty, and Debian releases older than jessie
  * Display link url on `status`
  * Fix canonicalize_path
  * Make `exclude` work with unicode paths
  * Fix bug that caused the Dropbox tray icon to not show up in XFCE & LXDE
  * Add "update" command, which updates the Dropbox client
  * Unlink files that are going to be replaced by the unpack
  * Validate that Dropbox runs after downloading it
  * Use python-gpg instead of python-gpgme if it's installed, since
    python-gpgme is not available in Ubuntu 18.04.
  * Update icons included in package to the redesigned icons
- Drop nautilus-dropbox-fix-crash.patch and nautilus-dropbox-reproducible.patch
  Both fixed upstream.
- Remove BR on desktop-file-utils, python-docutils and python-gtk
- Move to python3, add BR and Requires on python3-gobject and python3-gpgme