Mac OS Lion dev. 4 Curious Dialog Box

Discussion in 'Mac OS X Lion (10.7)' started by -BigMac-, Jun 9, 2011.

  1. macrumors 6502

    -BigMac-

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    #1
    Hey guys,
    been a few times i've left my mac pro unattended, and on return seen a dialog box popped up. I'm not sure what it is so i been clicking 'cancel' everytime.

    Could you guys clarify what the window is actually trying to change?

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    Thanks a lot :)
     
  2. macrumors member

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    #2
    Try the command "man ubd"-what is the manual entry?
     
  3. thread starter macrumors 6502

    -BigMac-

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    #3
    UBD(8) BSD System Manager's Manual UBD(8)

    NAME
    ubd -- ubiquity daemon, part of Mobile Documents

    SYNOPSIS
    ubd

    DESCRIPTION
    ubd is the ubiquity server process. It is primarily used for "Mobile Doc-
    uments".

    There are no configuration options to ubd, and users should not run ubd
    manually.

    SEE ALSO
    special_file_handler(8)
     
  4. macrumors member

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    Nothing showed up on my system-do you have the iCloud package installed? If so, it sounds like it is referring to the cloud syncing of documents in iCloud.
     
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    -BigMac-

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    yea got full icloud updates and synced with iphone 4 running ios5. Might be service for iCloud syncing to mobile devices?
     
  6. macrumors 6502a

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    Today I had some weird things happen. I got a prompt saying my iCloud password was invalid. Later when I got home my email passwords had to be re-entered. I started using the laptop and noticed after a full charge I only had a few hours where it use to be 4-6+. The laptop was getting hot and the fans running go I looked at activity viewer and noticed a process called ubd was at 200%. I killed it then it came back to normal. I guess there are still some iCloud issues out there to be worked out.
     

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