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Iceberg76
September 2nd, 2012, 12:08 AM
So far I tried:

-rm -rf ~/.local/share/zeitgeist

-installing unity-place-applications, unity-place-files

-logout/login

There is no privacy setting blocking zeitgeist recording any file.

In .xsession-errors:

** (zeitgeist-datahub:13996): WARNING **: zeitgeist-datahub.vala:227: Unable to get name "org.gnome.zeitgeist.datahub" on the bus!

Iceberg76
September 4th, 2012, 12:11 PM
Got the answer from another forum, and I'm posting it here for the record.

Ubuntu 12.04 uses unity-lens-*, instead of unity-place-*, where * can be music, applications, files, or video. Just substitute it for whatever is not working.

Run:

sudo apt-get purge unity-lens-files && sudo apt-get install unity-lens-files

(subtitute files for music, applciations, or video, if that's the case)