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I want to upload my quickly project for the Ubuntu App Showdown. I signed the Ubuntu Code of Conduct successfully and created a project "interest-calculation" on my Launchpad-Portal.

When I enter in my project-folder the following command:

quickly share

I get the following error-output:

Lade Launchpad-Einstellungen
Erfolgreich mit Launchpad verbunden
Traceback (most recent call last):
 File "/usr/share/quickly/templates/ubuntu-application/", line 127, in <module>
 print(_("%s does not exist. Please create it on launchpad if you want to push a  package to it. %s has the following ppas available:") % (e,
 UnicodeDecodeError: 'ascii' codec can't decode byte 0xc3 in position 7: ordinal not in range(128)
FEHLER: Befehl share fehlgeschlagen
Wird abgebrochen

What should I do? I am ready with coding but without uploading the project to Launchpad I can't participate the Ubuntu App Showdown.

I also tried:

quickly submitubuntu 

After that I will be asked for the project (witch has the same name on Launchpad as on my filesystem "interest-calculation".

Lade Launchpad-Einstellungen
Erfolgreich mit Launchpad verbunden
No Launchpad project set, leave blank to abort.
Launchpad project name: interest-calculation
Kein Projekt gefunden, leave blank to abort, 0 for another search.

I also created a "" on my home-dir with the following input:

fqdn =
method = ftp
incoming = ~reg-mlux/ppa/ubuntu
login = anonymous
allow_unsigned_upload = 0

I found that on a video-tutorial for "Submitting your app" on the App Showdown Page.

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up vote 2 down vote accepted

Could you try this?

quickly configure bzr lp:~launchpadUserName/launchpadProject/trunk
quickly configure ppa launchpadUserName/launchpadProject
quickly share

After these steps, I think you must upload the .tar.gz file created with:

quickly submitubuntu

Best regards.

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Thank you very very much! It works!!!!I uploaded the project yesterday with the following commands manually: "bzr push lp:~reg-mlux/interest-calculation/trunk"! The quickly-solution is much better!! – Marian Lux Jul 5 '12 at 16:53
You're welcome :) – costales Jul 6 '12 at 7:13

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