Writing applications for Ubuntu (including Ubuntu Touch) and questions about the application submission process to the Ubuntu Software Center. This covers both open source and commercial applications.

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Common SDK for Ubuntu Touch an “Classic”?

I started to develop Apps for Ubuntu using "quickly". Nice toolset and I love python as Programming language. I have a question regarding development for Mobile Devices and the "Classic" x86 Systems: ...
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How do I find out how popular an application is?

For me there are two use cases when I am interested in the popularity of a given application or an application version on Ubuntu: There is a choice of several similar applications. Before I install ...
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Ubuntu touch tools

I'm doing a porting exercise to port an application from Ubuntu to Ubuntu Touch. The application uses gcc 4.1.2, CMake 2.6.4, binutils 2.22. Q1. What tools are needed for setting up a Ubuntu Touch ...
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how do you implement a progress bar using Python / glade web browser [closed]

im trying to get the progressbar in glade to work in conjunction with my web browser. What i want to happen is the progress bar shows how far along a page is being loaded. I have scoured the ...
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Store cookies with WebKit (python)

So I was watching the "Create Your First Ubuntu App"-Video from Jono Bacon and got the idea, to create a simple app. That creates a window with a WebView und opens the URL to Google Keep. Everything ...
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Qt Quick 2.0 UI Application Not Displaying on Touch Device

I'm trying to run a tiny (very tiny) Qt Quick 2.0 UI application on my Ubuntu Touch device (Galaxy Nexus Phone). Qt Creator successfully pushes to the device (copies via ADB and runs QMLScene) but I'm ...
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Create C++ native code without QML

I want to create native C++ code for Ubuntu phone that is NOT QML based. In fact, I want to create native C++ code that: 1) does not use or depend upon Qt 2) uses SDL to bring up a window 3) Get a ...
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How to create an Ubuntu app using python and Qt4 designer

I recently started developing Ubuntu desktop apps using Quickly. But then I tried out the Qt4 designer and I feel more comfortable with it than Glade designer that Quickly uses. I liked developing ...
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Deploying to Ubuntu Phone OS

I have set up the development kit using the command line options shown on the Go Mobile site and started QT Creator. Did the first tutorial and wanted to see it on my Ubuntu Phone Tablet but it could ...
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Not getting output for CurrencyConverter standard app

I am running the Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS version on my system and have also installed the Ubuntu SDK as instructed in: http://developer.ubuntu.com/get-started/gomobile/#step-get-toolkit Also, I have ...
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Developing Ubuntu Phone apps using .NET through Monodevelop [duplicate]

I would like to know whether Ubuntu for Phones support developing apps using .NET (created through MonoDevelop) as we can do it for Ubuntu Desktop. Thanx and Regards Uday Gupta
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QT Creator Doesn't Work as Expected While Following Phone OS Tutorial [duplicate]

I've been following the instructions to work with developing mobile apps for the Phone OS you have just made available. However, I'm having significant difficultly with QT Creator following the steps ...
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Problem with libqt4-dev. Messed up dependencies

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 and tried to update ubuntu-sdk but today it wasn't possible without adding phablet-team/tools PPA as described here ...
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Regarding Installation of ubuntu sdk

I'm very eager in developing mobile apps for ubuntu. I followed the instruction given in the http://developer.ubuntu.com/get-started/gomobile/ website. but i could not install completely. was gving ...
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QML Module not found [duplicate]

I am getting QML module not found on this line import Ubuntu.Components 0.1. I have installed the ubuntu-sdk. I have QT creator 2.6.1 installed. Please kindly help or direct me to where I can get ...
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How can I integrate Mega into Ubuntu? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there a Ubuntu version of mega [mega.co.nz] client? Any plugins I can use that might help until Mega makes a client for Ubuntu? I'm running 12.04 so the ...
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Can apps created using Quickly for Ubuntu be used in Windows or Mac?

Like the topic or how to develop cross platform application based on html and css with system files dealing? I used to use wxpython, but after several web development projects it scares me. I love ...
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why i can't install the ubuntu components [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I install the QML toolkit on 12.04? Cant download qt-components-ubuntu on my machine When I type the command in the terminal: sudo apt-get install ...
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here can I download Ubuntu Mobile? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is ‘Ubuntu for phones’ and how can I get it? I keep reading stories in the Press about Ubuntu Mobile, but where is the download? I can't develop for an OS I can't ...
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How to put app in “What's new” section in Software Center

as the title says, I want to know how to put my new commercial app in "What's new" section in Software Center. I published it 2 weeks ago and I still can't see it in "What's new" section. So do I to ...
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How can users rate apps? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Promoting an app in the Ubuntu Software Center through a ratings and reviews API Is there an URI we can open from an app so that the user is redirected to the ubuntu app ...
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writing note taking app, save and load text with tags from textbuffer written in python and glade

I am writing a note taking app with python and glade. I've been searching the web for the how to save and retrieve textbuffer with tags from simple app made with python and glade. I would like to get ...
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How to design non-windowed Gtk.Frame in Glade?

I'm building a ToDo app for personal purposes, and I'm using Quickly and Glade. I want it to display a list of the pending to-do elements. The problem I'm having is that I can't find the way to ...
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Statis “Review in progress” since one month and one week for my Open Source App [closed]

I am the author of the application "Interest Calculation" which was developed for the Ubuntu App Showdown. I have never received an answer for my questions, I wrote in the section "Feedback" on the ...
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Using Quickly to develop apps for Raspberry Pi?

Can Raspberry Pi apps be developed with Quickly on Ubuntu? I know there isn't Ubuntu for the Pi yet but what I want to do is develop the app on my Ubuntu machine, compile it and copy the deb file to ...
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Unity lens to search for tags

I want to develop a dash lens to search files by tags (the ones that are set through Nautilus). I know on the one hand this program, that does the search: ...
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Python GTK 3 IDE

Just a Quick Question, to Check if there are any available IDE for Python GTK 3. IE: An IDE which give the programmer an auto complete feature with method Description Etc.
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GObject (GTK3) TreeView: how can I activate row programmatically?

I've got a working TreeView with a ListStore as its model and selection set to SINGLE. How do I emit a signal to activate a specific row? I'm using PyGI. (Sorry if this is basic; it's not in the ...
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Debuild does not recognise some files [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why does 'quickly package' fail with “An error has occurred when creating debian packaging”? I have submitted an app for the Ubuntu App Showdown and ...
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“Quickly package” command failed without the relevant error message [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to troubleshoot Quickly packaging failures When I do quickly run, my app runs perfectly but when I use quickly package it just aborts. It says there was an error but ...
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Confused about application submission [closed]

I finished my app but I'm totally confused about how to submit it to launchpad and the software center. I'm also new to launchpad. 1) I created a project at launchpad and synchronized an OpenPGP key ...
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Can't do submitubuntu for AppShowdown [closed]

I now got the point where I finished my development and wanted to perform quickly submitubuntu but it fails with: andre@andre-desktop:~/Entwicklung/Ubuntu/armorforge$ quickly submitubuntu Lade ...
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How much time is needed to get an app reviewed? [closed]

I pushed my app for the showdown contest and I'm curious to know how much time is needed before it get reviewed
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Why does quickly keep submitting to the wrong PPA? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Where does Quickly get the PPA name from? I am trying to upload my application for Ubuntu app showdown and I have built it with quickly package --extras, however when I ...
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An error has occurred when creating debian packaging

i execute quickly share and i get Launchpad connection is ok ........ Command returned some WARNINGS: ---------------------------------- WARNING: the following files are not recognized by ...
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Animate spinner with thread pygtk

i am trying to animate a spinner while the programm is running but i can't. I tried using threads but i can't get what i want...you can look here for the progress i made ...
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GTK+ Custom Accelarator Groups

I have successfully manage to add an accelerator to a menu item with the gtk_widget_add_accelerator() function. What bothers me is how i can add a custom accelerator that widget.With the first ...
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How to keep Text within GTK CellRenderers at center?

Hello I am using GTK3 CellRenderers in my project, but I want to put text within that at Center, how will I do that?
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PyGTK/Quickly Add string to ListStore [closed]

I'm trying to build an application that will prompt the user for a string, and then add that string to a Scrolling Listview object using quickly and PyGTK. I've been following this tutorial: ...
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How can I deploy 32 and 64 bit versions of my application in the Ubuntu's Software Center under a single entry?

I don't know how or don't see the option to have 32-bit and a 64-bit version of my application under the same entry in the Ubuntu's Software Center, and .deb packages cannot contain multiple ...
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How to install JavaFx? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to install JavaFx in Ubuntu 12.04? I'm very new to Ubuntu world. I downloaded the JavaFx from here. I got a zip file. I don't know how do I setup a classpath for it. ...
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Indicator-loader displays empty window [closed]

I'm developing an indicator and use indicator-loader for testing. It has been running correctly for some time, but now it just displays an empty window. /usr/lib/libindicator/indicator-loader ...
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PyGTK application example

I'm planing to write my first Ubuntu app. I'm new in Python and looking for good example, an open source app, just to pick the patterns and architecture. Is there any good example? It would be nice ...
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How to use Glades ActionGroup correctly? [closed]

Could someone give me an example how to use Glade's ActionGroup with a Gtk.Builder in a Vala-Application? If I have an ActionGroup with an Action save, and on this action I've set the activate Signal ...
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Can't get menus to show up in custom indicator

I am trying to get a menu to show in a custom application written in C. I create the GtkMenu, populate it with GtkMenuItem(s) and add it to the indicator, which shows up in the indicator list, but the ...
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How to make a Quickly project standalone?

I have a Quickly project. But now I want it to be independent from Quickly. How can I do it? How can I run it without typing 'quickly run'?
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Why OpenDialog.py don't work on Jotty application

I'm a Python beginner, I installed quickly, I wrote a "quickly tutorial" in terminal and I did all the steps before at: "However, the application is not complete. There are a few things left for you ...
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Quickly changes the app version

When I share an app with the command: quickly share The app version is changed in the glade file, in the setup.py file... and upload to the PPA (Then the build will not admit a below version). Can ...
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GTK+ within Python 2 and 3

Can GTK+ with Python create app on Ubuntu OS?
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Launchpad ppa supporting multiple versions of Ubuntu

Is it possible for a launchpad ppa to support multiple Ubuntu versions such as 10.04 and 12.04 when the package itself was built on a 12.04 machine? When trying to add the ppa to a older machine, it ...