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Android IDE for Ubuntu

Are there any other IDEs other then eclipse for Ubuntu which can be used for Android Development
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Ubuntu on THL T100S

Will Ubuntu work on my ThL T100S? I know there is a list of devices and it's not on it but as it's a clone like almost all the Chinese devices thought there's maybe some chance .
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Trying to boot the Google Nexus 10 with a not Android kernel

I'm trying to boot my Nexus 10 with another kind of kernel version,because I'm not interested to use the Android kernel,but the Ubuntu pure kernel. I've chosen to use the linux-kvm-arm kernel version ...
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Problems connecting Android Device

Having problems detecting my Sony Xperia SP's (C5303) Internal Memory using my Acer Xc-600 Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Desktop. Having a quad core Intel I5-3470 and Nvidia Geforce GT620. Help me please ...
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Installing ubuntu on Android netbooks

I'm thinking to buy one of these cheap chinese netbooks, they run android, ideal for university, so I won't have to carry my laptop. I want to remove android, and install Ubuntu derivatives, Xubuntu, ...
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How to transfer music and files from Ubuntu 13.10 to Android 4.3?

I'm trying to transfer files and music from my computer with Ubuntu 13.10 to my Samsung smartphone S3 Android version 4.3 with no success. Can someone please help me and guide me through the steps to ...
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ssh dynamic socks server running in the system is not accessible from outside

I have an infrastructure hotspot setup on my Ubuntu machine using ap-hotspot. I connect to this hotspot from my Android phone and am able to access the internet through this. Now, I have a ssh ...
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Is all of my data backup-ed with `adb backup -apk -shared -all`?

Per the Ubuntu wiki I backup-ed my Android phone like so: adb backup -apk -shared -all But after it finished, the backup.ad file was only 6,3 MB. Will it clearly stats in the Wiki that: ...This ...
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Android MTP mount in Ubuntu 13.10

I have a laptop with an USB3.0 and an USB2.0 Port. When I connect my Android ICS in the USB3 0 port it successfully mount the phone storage as media device. But It doesn't do so when I attach it with ...
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USB tethering not working

I have established USB tethering(using Samsung gt-s5303) 2days earlier. It worked fine until I restarted by laptop yesterday with the tethering enabled. Since then, my tethering is not working. I have ...
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Installed libgdx and OpenGl in ubuntu

first let me say thanks for all the help in my other questions; the answers have really help a lot. Now I'm in the process in developing game for tablet, pc and android platform. I have decided to ...
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Hotspot does not allow android to obtain an ip address

I'm using the instructions from http://www.webupd8.org/2013/06/how-to-set-up-wireless-hotspot-access.html and I've tweaked it for infrastructure mode, however my android 4.2.2 device is stuck in an ...
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i installed eclipse via terminal and installed i want to know where sdk is located

I installed eclipse (ultimate edition 3.5) in Ubuntu 12.04 via the terminal. I also installed the ADT plugin in the eclipse program via install new software. Everything has completed but eclipse is ...
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Motorola Defy USB Debug Driver

I am trying to connect a Motorola Defy(MB525) phone to my computer that is running Ubuntu 13.10. I can't connect my phone with my computer system successfully. What steps do I need to take for this to ...
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Eclipse Kepler won't start

Hi am trying to learn about developing andoid apps using ubuntu 12.04lts and eclipse kepler. Had it all downloaded and set up which took ages. Tried to run an example and it crashed eclipse. Now ...
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How to do a completely clean installation of Ubuntu Touch on Huawei Ascend P1 [duplicate]

I have a Huawei Ascend P1 android device, and would like to install Ubuntu Touch onto it. However, I am not good in LINUX, and I do not have any LINUX machines. I only have both a Desktop and Laptop ...
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access denied or repository not exported when download android source code

I am trying to download android_4.2_r1 source code. And I am using Ubuntu 12.04. I've installed jdk 1.6, Python 2.7, Git.. I downloaded repo use this code $ curl ...
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Unable to play songs/videos from mounted android phone

I have successfully mounted my android(JB) phone with ubuntu 12.04 lts. Everything is fine, when i connect my phone to laptop a window appears with memory card and phone memory. I can copy/paste files ...
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the Android libraries to Ubuntu system

Hello How can I add the Android libraries to Ubuntu system, in order to run Android applications without the use of the emulator
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Connection shared via Wifi authentication problem on Android

I'm trying to connect my Android device (Galaxy Nexus with Android 4.3) to Internet via my 3g network that I use on my Ubuntu 12.04 I followed this post on Ubuntu forums. Installation and ...
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How to connect my android phone to a MAC filter enabled rooter? [closed]

My college wifi has MAC address filter and only laptops can be connected to that networks. I want to connect my Android phone to that network to browse the Highspeed internet.Is it possible to turn on ...
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Specific Tools for Ubuntu and Android

Is there a program that basically "displays" your Android screen fully by connecting it to the laptop? At one point, Moto G came with it's own mini monitor and you just plug it in and it'd just ...
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Eclipse Android AVD not working in ubuntu 13.10

Here's what i did: I have a full bundle of Eclipse, Android-avd, tools downloaded from official Android developers site. Everything is working fine except Android-avd. When I write command in ...
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Error while running eclipse with adt bundle in kubuntu

I am running my eclipse Juno that comes along with adt bundle and I am facing problems my eclipse gets crashed and stops many times and I dont know why but I am getting errors which are shown in the ...
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How to restrict the websites for the hotspot users in ubuntu?

I have created a wifi hotspot in my ubuntu laptop following this instructions for my brother to use in his android. For some obvious reason I want to restrict the websites he visit. Now how do I ...
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usb 2-1.4: can't set config #1, error -110

I am trying to connect my android galaxy S2 device using MTP. I have tried all the methods in http://askubuntu.com/a/247046/112042, but I can not access my device file system using MTP. Here is the ...
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Trying to share internet on non-AdHoc WiFi, not working

The usual situation: Android phones don't like ad-hoc networks, so I'm trying to make Ubuntu act as hotspot with a non-ad-hoc network instead. I'm on a fresh install of whatever version of Ubuntu the ...
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Android emulator restarting X server

I'm developing an android applciation but sometimes X server is restarting itself when android emulator open. If emulator isn't run no problem. My system has an Nvidia G310M driver and Ubuntu 10.10 ...
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Music manager with Android sync support?

Primary: How can I manage a large music collection and sync parts of it to an Android device? Secondary: To make it complicated, parts of the collection is stored in multiple formats. Computer ...
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Samsung Galaxy Tab P3110 Ubuntu Touch Not Working [duplicate]

I tried to install Ubuntu Touch on my Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 P3110, using multiple solutions found over the internet but all of them have the same result my tablet screen remains blank. I have tried ...
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Does ubuntu touch support memory swap?

So, I have android 4.1 on ZTE Blade G. The problem is that I have only 512 RAM, an apps sometimes crashes if I have multiple applications running in the background. I wanted to install CyanogenMod, ...
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MTP only works outside of Music folder

To put music on my Galaxy S4 Active, I copied files into the Galaxy's music folder. This worked for about 3.1 Gb, then stopped. The music until that point went over properly, and the other folders ...
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Dnsmasq configuration for LAN

I am going to configure dnsmasq for my local home network but I am not sure if I understand it. Basically I have a simple network at home: laptop 192.168.0.10 phone (galaxy s2 - ubuntu touch ...
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Download Ubuntu Mobile To HTC One?

So I am in love with Ubutnu, but haven't really looked into the mobile platform until just recently. I think it looks beautiful, and am excited to have the power of a fully functional computer in my ...
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Alternative way to download and install Ubuntu Touch (dual boot) on Nexus 4

Since I have connection issues (I live in China, where nothing will download properly except if provided a mirror inside China), I have downloaded the Clockworkmod Recovery image for mako, the ...
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New photos not uploading to Ubuntu One from Android

I set up Ubuntu One to back up my pictures from my Android phone and took a photo to test. It worked. Last week I took four new pictures and they have not been backed up. I have tried in working wifi ...
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Android device connected to the hotspot, some apps can use the Intenet, but most cannot

I've created the wi-fi hotspot with ap-hotspot to share my cable connection. It had been working properly for some time, but now it doesn't. Although I still can connect to the hotspot, most ...
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Cannot add ppa for gvfs-mtp

I am a total newbie concerning anything to do with Ubuntu/Linux. I am running 12.04 on VM Player. I am trying to connect my HTC One (Android 4.3) to Ubuntu, and looking online has told me to do: ...
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Notes App With Markdown Support and Android Sync

I've been looking for a way to take simple notes, like lists and reminders, in markdown and have it synced to my android. Is there an app that has support for android and ubuntu, provides sync between ...
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Install Ubuntu on Android tablet and nuke Android OS

I have a android table with a 1.7ghz processor and 512mb ram I want to nuke Android and install whatever version of Ubuntu would run smoothly in these conditions. Anybody got a step by step on this. ...
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new Files window opens up every few seconds when android is attached via USB cable

Every time I attach my android 4.4.2 phone (Nexus 4) to ubuntu 13.10 via the USB cable I get a new Files (3.8.2) window opening up every few seconds. How can I have it open up just one Files window ? ...
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Android Eclipse Error

When I am creating a new android project in eclipse a file named R.java is supposed to be created automatically which is not happening. My Ubuntu is 12.04 LTS 64 bit My Eclipse version is juno for ...
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No linux section in sdk add-ons

So im trying to get ADB up and running. I installed Android SDK Manager and when i open tools so i can manage the add-on sites there is not a linux section so for me to follow. I need to install NOOK ...
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Can't install android tools (Ubuntu 12.04)

When I input the command line sudo apt-get install phablet-tools android-tools-adb android-tools-fastboot the terminal gives me the following response: "Reading package lists... Done Building ...
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Remote Control Desktop over Bluetooth

Is there a way to control my Ubuntu Desktop (13.10) remotely over Bluetooth, with my Android 4.4 device?
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Ubuntu Installation on Intel Android Tablet

I am having an Android X86 Tablet PC, I want to install Ubuntu Linux or or Linux OS that will give me a desktop like environment. Could you please help me to intsall the same. Details of the ...
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phablet-tools : 依赖: click 但无法安装它 [closed]

follow the torturial(http://www.ubuntu.org.cn/phone/install) error happened in step 1 root@Y:/etc/apt# sudo apt-get install phablet-tools android-tools-adb android-tools-fastboot 正在读取软件包列表... 完成 ...
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How to access hostspot in moblie phone?

Is is possible to access hotspot in mobile phone or not? After I start Hotspot from my laptop ,the hotspot id is shown in the mobile while i refresh for the available wifi's but it never gets ...
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Unmet dependencies for libgl1-mesa-dev while initializing build environment for android [duplicate]

I am trying to setup build environment on Ubuntu 12.04 (precise)(64bit). I am following the guide at official android site. I encountered the following message. $ sudo apt-get install ...
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How do I make an app run on startup with root privileges?

I'm trying to install a remote shutdown program on my machine , so I can shutdown it from my android tablet , and it needs root privileges to run successfully. I'd rather not have to load it with ...