Questions about connecting an Android device to Ubuntu. Questions targeting the device itself are better suited for android.stackexchange.com.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
2answers
277 views

Application to transfer music, photos, data to android phone? [duplicate]

is there is any application in software center to connect android phone to Ubuntu for connectivity just like mobogenie for windows
0
votes
1answer
48 views

Can we use downloaded android source code at another system

I downloaded the android source code in my laptop, my friend also need that. if i just copy it and give to him, is it work for him? if yes so how could we do that. We are using different OS as I am ...
1
vote
5answers
2k views

“no available channels” with ubuntu dual boot on Nexus 5

I successfully installed ubuntu touch on my Nexus 4 yesterday alongside cyanogenmod 10.2. Today I used the method described on the ubuntu wiki to install the "Ubuntu Dual Boot Installer" on my Nexus 5 ...
0
votes
0answers
24 views

mp4 does not upload from android to ubuntu 1

I am experiencing issue uploading mp4 files from android to ubuntu 1 using the app as well as chrome browser. Files are less than 150mb and there is enough space on my cloud. Files does not upload in ...
0
votes
0answers
44 views

Ubuntu 12.10 sleep on android mini pc

A question i wanted to ask was how do i get the sleep modes and shutdown modes working on the android mini pc? i know its possible to boot but shutting down safely seems to be more complicated than i ...
1
vote
0answers
39 views

Some doubts about dualboot and Android [closed]

Hi all Ubuntu community! I need to solve some doubts hehehe :) Are both about #Dualboot and #Android . I have a nx4, and I have clockworkmod and i want to know if it is what cames for defeaut or ...
4
votes
2answers
5k views

error with libz.so.1 on android studio [duplicate]

It's the first time that I open a project in android studio, and the first error that i get is the following: Execution failed for task ':app:mergeDebugResources'. Error: Failed to run command: ...
0
votes
0answers
262 views

USB tethering with Samsung Galaxy Ace?

The network center doesn't find a new wired connection when tethering is enabled. Whether tethering is enabled or not, output of lsusb | grep Samsung is same: Bus 003 Device 009: ID 04e8:681d ...
0
votes
0answers
193 views

Error in Android source code(base_rules.mk:134:)

I found a Error when i try to build Android source code, i am given the spec. what to do for this and what is that mean? any suggestion would be appreciated. ...
0
votes
1answer
45 views

Why is Ubuntu Music Streaming not available for Android, except for Google Play?

Why is Ubuntu Music Streaming not available for Android, except for Google Play? I was looking for it on F-Droid and it can't be found. Ironically, Ubuntu seems to suggest only Google Play - why ...
2
votes
2answers
5k views

Are there any credible alternatives to XBMC as a media server that can also be used to stream video to a tablet or other Android device?

I've connected a PC running Ubuntu 12.04 with XBMC installed. I am looking to get it replaced with a Raspberry Pi for the power-usage benefits and smaller footprint. I would like to have a single ...
-1
votes
1answer
79 views

how to run ubuntu desktop apps on android

I would like to be able to run ubuntu desktop applications on my Note 3 without rooting my device. How do I do that? running on Galaxy Note 3 N9005 Android 4.3
1
vote
1answer
114 views

Slow file copy from flash drives (phone, camera)

OS is Ubuntu 12.10 and device im trying to copy from is Android phone or digital camera. In both cases moving single pictures to attached usb 2.0 hdd or sata disk is OK, but smaller videos and bunch ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

Connect Android device

I've a phone with Android and I use Ubuntu in my PC. The thing is that I can connect my phone through USB and Ubuntu can read it, I mean, I can see the files and stuff, but that's it. I can't ...
0
votes
0answers
21 views

Is there a way to automatically record voice calls using bluethooth from an android phone?

I am using ubuntu and android 4.3 I watched this: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=57PpFE_penA And I think it will be great if there is such option for Ubuntu. I want every time I am near my laptop, ...
1
vote
0answers
602 views

how to connect to wifi on Ubuntu phone [closed]

I just put Ubuntu 13.10 on my brother's Nexus 4 and it looks great but I can't seem to figure out how to connect to any wifi connections. When I go to the wifi settings page I get no options other ...
0
votes
1answer
122 views

Unbuntu install SGS3 [duplicate]

Maybe this question was asked a thousand times. But i'm abolute not informed about installing operating system. I would like to install Unbuntu on my Samsung Galaxy S3 without lossing the fotos and ...
0
votes
1answer
137 views

Can i install Ubuntu on HTC Butterfly?

After using Ubuntu on PC, I also wanted to try on my "HTC Butterfly". But not dare to tried out what will happen or my data(Android OS) can be restore back or somethings else. So surfing on Google ...
0
votes
0answers
39 views

Bluetooth connection with s3?

I bought a rocketfish micro bluetooth adapter (2.1 connectivity). I run Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. My phone runs Android version 4.1.2, and the model is Samsung-SGH-I747, Kernel version 3.0.31-1300972. I ...
0
votes
1answer
220 views

I'm running Android 4.3 on Virtual Box in Ubuntu 13.10,could it harm my pc or disc?

I have that doubt,'cause I think Android is made for ssd and mine is hdd. I'm doing it for being able to run Whatsapp,it appears to work fine, do you think that when Ubuntu touch will be running ...
0
votes
0answers
2k views

Setup JDK for android studio

I was setting up android studio and got this So I followed the answer here and used sudo update-alternatives --set java /usr/local/java/jdk1.7.0_17/jre/bin/java sudo update-alternatives --set ...
0
votes
0answers
162 views

ubutu 13.10 hotspot not connecting on iphone and android phone

I just install ap-hotspot and follow to setup a hotspot on my ubuntu 13.10. and it start successfully and show Wireless Hotspot active. and it is detected by iphone5 and android 4.2.1 fine but when i ...
0
votes
2answers
246 views

Save enviroment PATH once I added one

I'm trying to add an environment path for android studio, and I've done the following steps: checking is there is already: echo $PATH add my path: export ...
0
votes
2answers
76 views

Where to store Android SDK files

After reading this answer I was wondering where should I put my extracted Android SDK files (step 4)?
0
votes
0answers
98 views

How do I dual boot Android and Ubuntu Touch?

I've ASUS TRANFORMER PRIME TF201 64GB with Android 4.1.1 not rooted. I'd like to install Ubuntu Touch for tablet as second OS. Is it posible? How to do it?
0
votes
2answers
107 views

How to create an android html app easily?

What is the easiest way to create an android html app ? In windows I can create it by using dreamweaver and phonegap . How about ubuntu 13.10 64bit ? Thanks
1
vote
2answers
797 views

Where to buy ubuntu for android phone dock?

Where can I buy the Ubuntu for Android phone dock and phone with Ubuntu on? Like this one: http://www.ubuntu.com/phone/ubuntu-for-android
0
votes
0answers
28 views

Problem in opening SDK manager in Eclipse

When I click on Android SDK manager, a window pops up and says opening SDK manager shortly but then the window collapses and nothing happens
0
votes
1answer
3k views

Ubuntu for Android on Samsung Galaxy Note [duplicate]

Will Ubuntu for Android work on a Samsung Galaxy Note. And if so, where can I get a decent docking device with HDMI and usb interfaces
0
votes
0answers
126 views

android galaxy s2 mtp dbus error

When I connect my Galaxy s2 to my computer using usb, ubuntu displays the following error: DBus error org.freedesktop.DBus.Error.UnknownMethod: Method "QueryInfo" with signature "aysus" on interface ...
0
votes
1answer
104 views

No space left during update

I have got a Samsung Galaxy Nexus with Ubuntu 13.10, a write protected flash installation (Not even password change seems to be possible.) My free space is 12.7 GB. "Last update 2000-01-01" seems to ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

Ubuntu 12.04 MTP support for Android 4.4

I have been using gvfs-mtp to get access to the my Nexus 4 (Android 4.3) memory through MTP. Since my Nexus 4 get android 4.4 updates, I can no longer transfer files to it. I have tried several ...
3
votes
1answer
2k views

Eclipse Kepler crashes without any log entry [duplicate]

I'm using Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander 64bit and Eclipse Kepler 64bit terminates after some random time without response. The windows simply disappears. There's also no entry about the crash in ...
0
votes
0answers
72 views

How to use phone like Desktop PC

I want to buy Lenovo P780 and to use it like Desktop PC. The idea is described in www.ubuntu.com But as I see I need to buy the Docking Station for this device. Could anyone knows which exactly ...
-2
votes
2answers
3k views

Is it possible to install Ubuntu on my Samsung Galaxy S Duos (GT-S7562) [duplicate]

I am using Samsung Galaxy S Duos smartphone with Android v4.0 OS. How do I install Ubuntu on my phone? What are the requirements? Can it work along with Android just like Ubuntu works along with ...
0
votes
0answers
34 views

Some trouble with connecting the android with the Ubuntu pc

When I press the volume + and - then the power button, it either start showing me something strange, like some texts and then only the V- works but just to show the same text all over again with no ...
0
votes
2answers
85 views

Can apps developed in the Ubuntu SDK be ported to Android?

I am getting interested in creating Mobile Apps and I was wondering, can an app created in the Ubuntu SDK be deployed to work on Android or even iOS? This isn't a huge deal, as I was using Eclipse to ...
0
votes
2answers
2k views

Remote Control Ubuntu from Android

This is not really an urgent question but I just want to know if anything like this exists. I currently have an app for my Android phone called PhonyMyPC and it allows me to control Windows (7) from ...
0
votes
0answers
259 views

Android Virtual Device with Intel x86 System image hangs

I am trying to start Android Virtual Device with Intel x86 System image. But Its doesnt even show the 'android' which AVD's usually show while loading up. My ARM based AVD's are running as expected. ...
0
votes
1answer
91 views

Auto upload MP4 files from phone to Ububtu One

Is it possible for MP4 files to auto upload from my phone (Nexus 5, KitKat) into my Ubuntu One account? Jpg files upload fine but MP4 just will not add to my Ubuntu One 'Nexus 5' folder. This ...
0
votes
1answer
482 views

My Android device will not show up on my Ubuntu PC

When I hooked my Android phone up to my PC with windows 7, I could co in to "COmputer" And find my device. How do I find my device on Ubuntu 12.04, so I can import my pictures and music?
0
votes
0answers
134 views

error while transfering files between samsung galaxy chat & ubuntu 12.10 via usb

I have a galaxy chat b-5330 with android 4.1.2 when i connect it to my Ubuntu pc via usb(mtp option is selected),an error message is shown as follows. but the files are still shown by nautilus.it is ...
9
votes
3answers
38k views

How to connect mtp android device to ubuntu 13.10

I searched here and google and all I could find is how in Ubuntu 13.04 forward mtp devices are supported. The answer I found are for ubuntu 12.04 or ubuntu 12.10 Well, I connected my phone in mtp ...
1
vote
1answer
136 views

Building Android Apps on Ubuntu

I want to learn to build apps on Ubuntu, so after doing some resarch, I found out I need to install Eclipse. The problem I have now is which one: There's SO many on: ...
0
votes
1answer
48 views

Ubuntu One on Android doesn't sync files

I've installed and set up Ubuntu One on 2 Ubuntu machines and one Android. Then I put keewpassx.kdb file in Ubuntu One folder and it apeeared on Android and the second machine. Then I opened that ...
0
votes
1answer
73 views

Can't find Ubuntu One folder on my Android device

I've installed and logged in Ubuntu One on my Huawei U9508 Android smartphone Expected to see /mnt/sdcard/u1 folder, but it simply doesn't exist. Also checked /mnt/sdcard2 which is built in Flash ...
0
votes
0answers
481 views

Can't Get Android Phone recognized in Ubuntu 12.04.3

Good Evening, thank you in advance for your time and helping me with my question/solution. I recently upgraded from Ububtu 10.04 LTS to 12.04 LTS. When I was using 10.04, I was able to plug in my ...
0
votes
0answers
10 views

Ubuntu on Archos Xenon 80 [duplicate]

Please help me to install Ubuntu on my Archos Xenon 80.I have tried to install the file available for touch tablet and no result. Successfully installed it via clockwork mod recover but it does not ...
-1
votes
1answer
4k views

ADT Installation Ubuntu 13.10

It's been a while.. I just installed Ubuntu 13.10 on my HP Sleekbook 14. It is working fine. Now i wanted to install ADT on it for android app development. I downloaded the package from the official ...
0
votes
0answers
104 views

How to sync Lightning with android using “Ubuntu One”?

I have just got a new android smart phone and I would like to sync my Lightning calender on my desktop with the phone. As Ubuntu One syncs with Thunderbird is there anyway to use this with an android ...