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I'm trying to get internet from my Nexus 4 ubuntu-touch through the usb as described here: (this is for Android).

What I cannot accomplish is to see the USB as a network using ifconfig -a.

Do I need to enable something on the Ubuntu-Touch for this ?

share|improve this question… which mentions Nexus 4 bug, also look here… – MiHa Jun 17 '15 at 20:42
Maybe this will work:… – MSumulong Jun 23 '15 at 16:32
maybe this could help:… – Philippe Gachoud Jan 18 at 9:33

First you´ll need to check your settings of your Android, in the next following steps, settings. Then you will find the following SIM management, Wifi, Bluetooth data usage.

Then you´ve reached the point where MORE is pointing up, then you open it you will find tethering and portable hotspot, then you can choose the USB or the bluetooth, connectivity.

Usually most Androids are working with Windows USB connection, but I never found a Linux connection, even though the Android OS is Linux-based.

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Sorry Des, but as you can read in the title this is a Nexus 4 with Ubuntu-touch, not Android. – Martin Fasani Aug 20 '15 at 8:53
oh okay just thought off being a bit helpful but I have n´t a chance to get even Ubuntu running on my android, even how hard i try the porting just does n´t get fixed due not being recognized as a Ubuntu phone lol, even if i looked in it´s kernel it is a Ubuntu, all tough Ubuntu laptop does n´t take the phone porting for granted, so i still got to fix it as well hihi the android self is a Mobil 5045 maybe some one could help me with this issue lol – Des Coene Aug 20 '15 at 14:02

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