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I want to install the Terminal app on Ubuntu touch. When I ssh to the nexus4 device and run sudo apt-get install terminal I get this error.

sudo: no tty present and no askpass program specified
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Looks like this is a problem with sudo. Can you sudo any other commands? –  DaboRoss Jun 18 '13 at 16:50
    
got it sorted thank you. –  Sean Fell Jun 19 '13 at 12:07

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The package you want is ubuntu-terminal-app, but it's been installed by default in the device images for weeks now. Try going to the Apps lens and using the search (upper-left corner) to find it.

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Thanks for that. I opened qtcreator and went to tools, ubuntu touch device control and went to ssh to device. Worked like a charm. I install the terminal app and file manager app. I then went to search on the apps screen and found them. Thank you again. –  Sean Fell Jun 19 '13 at 12:06

I wrote a script which I use to add a load of applications post-flashing. You might want to try it:-

http://bazaar.launchpad.net/~popey/+junk/phablet-flash-wrapper/view/head:/post-flash.sh

Line 57 has the important bit, where it specifies which apps to install. You might want to trim (or expand) that list. I added the touch-coreapps and touch-collection PPAs and all the apps along with ssh, vnstat and pastebinit.

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Do I have to move the post-flash.sh to my phone to run it. Can i move a movie file to the phone as well. (mp4) I not sure how to do this. –  Sean Fell Jun 19 '13 at 12:07
    
no. you run it on your pc –  popey Jun 23 '13 at 7:44

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