Dropbox Tags – Use Cloudfind to Tag Dropbox Files

Dropbox offers best-in-class file-sync-and-share. And when used with Cloudfind, it becomes a powerful collaboration platform. Dropbox tags become a reality with Cloudfind, as powerful filters and groups of tags make it easier to find, share and organize your information. Find The automatic, intelligent file tagging helps reduce the time taken to locate just the right information from minutes […]

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How to Integrate Dropbox in NAS Appliances

Implementing a “full” DropBox Client to the extent that the ape supports it (that other than efficiency is almost everything) in a NAS Appliance, in this case a Synology NAS with firmware DSM 4.0 and up. The requirements of “firmware” are due to the underlying Linux libraries and configurations on this particular NAS and just […]

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Fake Dropbox – Implementation of Dropbox API in Ruby for Testing

Fake Dropbox is a simple fake implementation of the Dropbox API written using the Sinatra framework (in Ruby). For development and testing purposes, no real authentication and users. When you run it, it listens on a selected port, serving files from a local directory, just like Dropbox API would. Visit the project on Github.

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GetDropboxFolder – A Bash Script to Get Dropbox Folder Location

A simple bash script containing a self-contained function called get_dropbox_folder which sets a global variable $DROPBOX_FOLDER which is the location of the user’s dropbox folder, as extracted from the dropbox config database. Useful for when your script wants to know the location of the dropbox folder, and the user has moved it to a non-default […]

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DropDiff – Diff the Two Most Recent Versions of a Dropbox File

A little bash script which uses the curl (or wget) and diff (and sqlite3) programs to download the ‘previous’ version of a file from Dropbox, and diff it to the current version of the file (the one on your computer). Download it from http://dl.dropbox.com/u/340607/dropdiff.sh Copy it to somewhere in your $PATH Make it executable Call it […]

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Ruby Dropbox API

This is a ruby script for interacting (List, Upload, Download, Delete, Move, History) with Dropbox. (gem install dropbox). Github project and source code can be found here.

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Contao (aka Typolight) Extension

This is a module which allows extension authors to integrate Dropbox into their extensions, for example for downloading files. This is a Dropbox integration for Contao; an open source web CMS. Dropbox Allows extensions developers to integrate Dropbox into their extensions. http://www.contao.org/extension-list/view/Dropbox.en.html Dropbox Downloads Extension for adding a content element for downloading file(s). http://www.contao.org/extension-list/view/dropbox_downloads.en.html

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