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Need help with sending audio from Ubuntu inside Linuxonandroid to Android

I understand that this is not entirely a Ubuntu question but it's pretty darn near:). I'm asking this question here since the linuxonandroid community is too small to get this solved within this ...
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Is there a way to run/install whats app on ubuntu? [duplicate]

Like windows users run their whats app account using bluestacks,what applications do ubuntu have to run android apps on desktop.I'm ussing ubuntu 13.10.Please suggest me an alternative of blustacks ...
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MTP mount fails of samsung galaxy S4 on 13.10 on lenovo t440

When I connect my samsung galaxy S4 active to my lenovo t440 running 13.10, the device is detected and I'm offered to look at in Files. When I first upgraded, it would work about 50% of the time. ...
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Simple Scan: PDF does not open on Android (Adobe reader) (dated 1970!)

I have been scanning some documents lately in order to have them with me on my android tablet or smartphone. I share them on DropBox and open them with Adobe reader. The problem is that most of the ...
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Installing Android SDK on Ubuntu (12.04 or above) 64 bit without ia32-libs

I have Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. After following the official steps to install Android SDK and ADT bundle on a Linux machine, I wasn't able to run the SDK as some of the binaries in it needed 32 bit ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 Cannot Detect Galaxy S4

Ubuntu won't recognize my S4 and on the phone it doesn't realize it's connected either, it just shows that it's charging. I've read posts such as Ubuntu can't see my Android phone! but that ...
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Errors when build android source code on Ubuntu

I am trying to build Android source tree(CIS), however I met some errors. I am using ubuntu 12.04, 64 bits. I've get through several errors, but I can't find the solution to this one. incompatible ...
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how to connect to mysql server in another system from ubuntu

I am using ubuntu, and am programming in android. So in my application i need to connect to mysql database which is in another system. When i searched, i foud that wamp server is need, wanp only works ...
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Android AVD not Starting

I hope someone will be able to help me with this issue. I am running: Ubuntu 13.10 Eclipse Kepler SR2 I installed Android SDK but when I go to Android Virtual Device Manager, I tried adding a new AVD ...
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Ubuntu Touch for Motorola DROID Maxx [duplicate]

Hey I know that this question has been asked before and was claimed to be answered already but I couldn't find the answer so I brought it upon myself to either ask someone to post the answer or at ...
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Ubuntu Music @ Android: 404

I have created an Ubuntu One Account today and bought some music. Trying to log in this account with the android app on my Motorola Defy (Cyanogenmod 7.2) results in two error messages: "Credentials ...
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Unable to Mount my Android 4.4 in ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

I bought the phone which has android 4.4 version and i am using ubuntu 12.04 and i am unable to connect this to my PC.
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Ubuntu Touch on archos 80 titanium [duplicate]

I want to install Ubuntu Touch on my Tablet it's model archos 80 titanium How can I do it ? And Is it safe to do this , and Can I run Android and Ubuntu in a dual boot on it And, if possible, how it
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Eclipse displays png as a text file

I want to create an app in eclipse with libGDX. But when I import a png file into Eclipse it displays it as a text file. I tried with the Android Developmet Kit from Google, but the same problem as ...
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Boot .efi files from GRUB2

I've bought a Sony VAIO with UEFI booting and came with Windows 8 preinstalled. I successfully installed Ubuntu 13.10 and Windows 7 (triple-boot) and fixed the UEFI boot so GRUB2 is loading. I was ...
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Galaxy S2 device connect to VMware fails

I'm trying to develop in VMware (Xamarin) using my testing device (Galaxy S2). This device connects correctly in Ubuntu (Host OS), but when i try to bridge this USB device to the guest OS (Windows 8) ...
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How to install Eclipse which I have already downloaded with Android Development Kit?

I have downloaded the full Android Development Kit (ADK) from the official Google Developers website. It is a .zip file which contains Eclipse and other ADT tools. I want to install the Eclipse ...
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Ubuntu 12.04, Dell XPS 15Z Not able to create wifi access point for android

I have Dell XPS 15z laptop with Intel Corporation Centrino Advanced-N 6230 network controller. I have tried creating a WiFi hotspot in Windows using Connectify. It worked fine. But I am not able to ...
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Download android 4.1 source code on Ubuntu, have downloaded 15G but it is not finished

I am downloading the source code of android via Ubuntu 12.04. And the manifest file is : <default revision="refs/tags/android-4.0.1_r1" remote="aosp" sync-j="4"/> So I am downloading android ...
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OAuth no longer working - getting 404

I have been using OAuth1.0a for ages in an Android app accessing Ubuntu One. Recently it started failing with a 404 not found error, when trying to get request token. Using these endpoints: ...
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Ubuntu one always logs me out

Is the Ubuntu one log in service having issues? Because each time I open the android client it asks me to sign in. It seems to work fine on desktop though. Any help?
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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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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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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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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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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 ...