Click packages are the new packaging format used by Ubuntu Touch

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How can I add custom dependencies to Click packages

Scenario: My Ubuntu touch application requires a package call libqt5network5 to run. (This is installable via APT.) Once I build the Click Package from Ubuntu SDK and install, it does not check for ...
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What is the difference between a Snappy apps and Charms (and click)

I have heard that the system in use to package and install apps in sandboxes on ubuntu is the click package on the desktopNext and phone/tablet. If I have understood well, a snappy ubuntu core apps, ...
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Difference between Snappy and Click

I don't understand the difference between Snappy and Click. Both allow for image based system updates. Both use app armor to confine apps. Soon Click will run on the desktop, phone and tablet and ...
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How do I bundle a python interpreter in my qml app?

How do I bundle a python interpreter in my qml app? I can not use the system's python interpreter due to the nature of Ubuntu’s new Click Packages, and App-Armour. How do I do this?
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Can you use QProcess in a Click Packaged Application?

I am just curious whether this is something AppArmor allows or not? My application works fine on the desktop, but I can't get Standard output or error to even display in my app when I run it from the ...
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What security policy group do I need to give a Click Package to download files?

My app downloads files, ideally to the Music Folder. What security policy groups are needed by app armor to accomplish this?
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Use the design function of Qt Creator when developing Ubuntu apps

I would like to start developing Ubuntu apps with Qt Creator and I have a few queries when making a simple qml qt app. Firstly, is it normal qml and javascript? Can I use all normal qml and ...
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How can I create a Click package manually?

My software, I'm trying to distribute as a Click package, has files that must be copied into several different directories. How can I achieve this? When it comes to deb packages I use dpkg -b command, ...
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how to make keyboard to press ctrl key after every 5 minutes?

I have the xdotool installed and would like it to: press the Ctrl key every 5 minutes scroll a window up and down every 5 minutes make a mouse click every 5 minutes How should I proceed?
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Ubuntu touch app store

I have uploaded my apps in the Ubuntu touch app store.I have uploaded the ARM version of it.If I want it to be available on amd64 or i386 do I also have to upload the other 2 versions?(I know stupid ...
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Ubuntu sdk-cannot create click package and cannot create emulator

I have been trying to create a click package in the Ubuntu sdk however I am unable to do so.The reason is because the "click" column in the publish tab is missing.I only have the validate column... ...
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Install Karma Machine on desktop (14.04)

Just curious if it is possible to install Karma Machine on the desktop (14.04 64bit)?
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How do I uninstall a click package? [duplicate]

As a developer, how do I uninstall a click package for Ubuntu Touch / Ubuntu Phone?
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Custom repository for “click” packages

For standard deb packages we can use reprepro. Is there any custom repository related solution for "click" packages?
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What security differences are between click and .deb package?

Installing a random (nasty?) .deb can be dangerous because it will grant all privilege to the apps and daemon installed because the .deb has some configs asking to applied if the user valid his ...
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Click package validator is missing from Ubuntu SDK!

I can't see an option to validate click packages in ubuntu-sdk. Am I missing something? I'm on Ubuntu 14.04 ubuntu-sdk version : 1.126 qtcreator-plugin-ubuntu version : ...
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It is not supported to create click packages for a non UbuntuSDK target

I've just finished a first version of my app port to QML and tried to create a click package but Ubuntu SDK said Wrong kit type It is not supported to create click packages for a non UbuntuSDK ...
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How do I open a click package?

I created a small app with the Ubuntu SDK and packaged it into a click package. I am curious about what is in it. How can I open it? The Archive Manager says it does not recognize it and the Ubuntu ...
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How to run Ubuntu touch apps on Ubuntu desktop?

I see there are some nice apps being developed for Ubuntu touch and that some of them support larger screens. Now, I would like to run some of these apps on my desktop? Is this possible at the moment? ...
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How do I un-install / remove a click package

I have installed some click packages on my Ubuntu Touch device. How do I remove them?
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How do I view or install Ubuntu Touch apps?

Lots of people have started developing Ubuntu Touch apps for the Ubuntu App Showdown and just in general, and have published them in the Click App Store. What is the Click App Store, and how do I ...
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Why is my Ubuntu Touch app not visible in the Ubuntu Software Center?

I submitted a Ubuntu Touch app packaged as a Click package to the Click App Store and it was published a few days ago. It is not in my Ubuntu Software Center, or in the online version. I tried a lot ...
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Where do I submit applications written for Ubuntu Touch?

I've written an application for Ubuntu Touch using the Ubuntu SDK and have packaged it as a click package. Where do I go to submit it to the App Store to make it available for installation in Ubuntu ...
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What is the naming convention for click packages?

I have made a Ubuntu Touch app and intend to upload it to the Click app store. What is the naming convention that I should use for naming my click package?
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What are Click packages?

I noticed that Ubuntu SDK recently had some updates and it installed a program named "Click". I would like to know what they are and how to use them. Also, would they make Debian packaging easier?
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Ubuntu Touch Phone Apps on Desktop

I'm running Ubuntu Touch on a Galaxy Nexus. Loving it. Is there a way to run the phone-app on a desktop from the phone? I.e., if we were running x11, I would simply export this through an ssh ...