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Syncany GUI Readme

Syncany GUI is based on the following principles

  • SWT Library graphical library used is SWT

Launch Syncany GUI

  1. Checkout Syncany on the command line

     cd /home/user/workplace
     git clone
     cd syncany-plugin-gui
     ./gradlew clean pluginjar -Pos=linux -Parch=x86_64
     sy plugin install build/libs/*.jar
  2. Start Syncany GUI client

     sy gui

For Ubuntu Unity users (from Ubuntu 13) you need to first install the following dependencies to get tray icon properly working

sudo apt-get install python-appindicator
sudo apt-get install python-pip
sudo pip install websocket-client