I am using nautilus to access my Google drive. I followed these instructions. It all works fine except when I copy a file from my local drive to the Google drive by dragging and dropping in nautilus, it makes two files for every file I copy. One is the original file and another is a link to it.

In fact I am not even sure if it really makes two files or if this is just a quirk of how nautilus shows them. If I look in the directory through drive.google.com I don’t see the link files that nautilus is showing me.

Why does it do this and how can I stop it?

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