Google (LG) Nexus 4 (E960) smartphone

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GPS not working on Nexus 4

I have followed the thread "How to use GPS on Nexus 4?" but I don't know how to "cd to the directory extract it". I have downloaded and extracted the file but how do I get in to the directory??? Hope ...
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Ubuntu Touch - change ebay from US locale to UK

I am trying Ubuntu Touch on my Nexus 4 and when using ebay, it assumes that I am in the US and not the UK. I have tried searching for a locale setting, but to no avail. Can anyone help? Thanks
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Nexus 4 struck at google logo after flashing localy build ubuntu images

Download the ubuntu-touch pahblet code base and build images for nexus 4 devices (mako) as mentioned in the site - https://developer.ubuntu.com/en/start/ubuntu-for-devices/porting-new-device/. Tried ...
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How to install Ubuntu Touch on Nexus 4 with broken touchscreen

My friend has Nexus 4 with a broken touchscreen. The display works though so in theory it's possible to use it with Ubuntu and an external mouse/keyboard. But is it possible to install Ubuntu ...
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ubuntu phone, Nexus4, resize screen from bottom as touch doesnot respond in the area

I've Nexus 4 with bottom soft key area not functional however I could browse around in the android environment with full access to Apps and their features. Now I've installed Ubuntu phone (mako) out ...
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USB OTG in Ubuntu Touch on Nexus 4

I would like to connect a USB Mouse, Keyboard or Storage Device to my Nexus 4. So far I know, for this USB OTG must be supported. Unfortunately I can not find any actual information about this. Does ...
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Bluetooth and GPS on Nexus 4

Is there anybody who has no problems using Bluetooth or GPS on Nexus 4 with ubuntu touch? If so, can you please tell me which channel you are using or which settings you are using? I'm asking to ...
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How to use GPS on Nexus 4?

I'm running Ubuntu Touch 15.04 on Nexus 4 and GPS does not work. Of course I enabled 'Location Detection' and 'GPS' in the top menu. Furthermore I have enabled 'Celluar Data' in the Settings menu and ...
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In call volume (earpiece) too loud on Nexus 4 (ubuntu touch)

I'm running ubuntu touch (stable, mako: #24) on my Nexus 4. During calls the volume of the earpiece is much too loud (minimum setting). The volume buttons just change the volume from loud to very ...
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Ubuntu Touch Nexus 4 Bluetooth doesn't work

I'm running latest stable version of Ubuntu Touch on my Nexus 4, but Bluetooth doesn't work right. The Nexus 4 can see other devices and the Nexus 4 can be seen by other devices. But if I try to send ...
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Loading module: 'libubuntu_application_api_touch_mirclient.so.3.0.0' This plugin does not support propagateSizeHints()

I'm getting this error when trying to build my click package for my nexus 4 phone. This issue does not exist when I build for the desktop: Loading module: ...
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Error: “no such directory” when running click package on phone.

Error: "no such directory" when running click package on phone. On my desktop it works. Testing it out on the phone though, it does not work. The error stems from the import of that folder called ...
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I used the wrong channel for my Nexus 4; How do I upgrade it, and what channel do I use?

I used the wrong channel for my Nexus 4; How do I upgrade it, and what channel do I use? Backstory: Followed this tutorial: https://developer.ubuntu.com/en/start/ubuntu-for-devices/image-channels/ ...
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Touch 15.04 blank/black screen

After last ota phone is going to blank screen frequently when trying to awaken to lock screen. Having to restart often....several times a day. Is there anything I can do to resolve?
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can i run ubuntu mate or similar os on nexus 4

I am wondering if it is possible to have a version of Ubuntu run on my nexus 4 I was thinking Ubuntu mate would be a good start. I have recently installed Ubuntu-touch to my nexus 4. It was not ...
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Nexus 4 Android 5.1 not recognized

So, here's my situation: I have a Google Nexus 4 that I installed Ubuntu touch onto. Everything worked great, except that I was missing some key apps that I needed so I reverted my phone back to ...
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Download Error - Download or install failed. Please try again

After updating my Nexus 4 to Ubuntu 15.04 (r2) two days ago I get an error when trying to install apps from the store: "Download Error - Download or install failed. Please try again". Can anybody ...
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Using Android Apps on Ubuntu Mobile OS [duplicate]

An OS is not typically I look for in a mobile or a laptop. Since almost a year now, I have been addicted to this game Clash of Clans on my Nexus 4 running Android 5.1. I am looking for experimenting ...
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Reboot loop on Nexus 4

I installed Ubuntu Touch on a Nexus 4. Later when I was choosing language and Wi-Fi network etc during first run, the phone gets re-booted and now it is stuck at the Ubuntu logo screen.
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Openvpn for ubuntu-phone

i have ubuntu-phone on nexus 4. Are there plans to make openvpn accessable without the need of switching to read-write mode? Thanks
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Ubuntu Touch (Nexus 4, Developer & Stable Channel)

Did install without any problems. Firstly installed the image from "Stable", as the problems occurred, installed from Developer Channel. On both installation (factory reset has been performed as well) ...
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Tamil font issue in ubuntu touch phone running ubuntu 14.10 r15

I have installed Ubuntu touch 14.10 in my nexus 4. All are working fine except rendering Tamil fonts. I could not read Tamil web sites in any application like shorts and browser. I tried installing ...
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Ubuntu Mobile splash - no data sources avilable

With the EU Ubuntu phone release news, but living in the US, I decided to try to install Ubuntu on an old Nexus 4 just to try it out. Of course, I have no SIM card and can't use any of the cell ...
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How to get Ubuntu Touch recovery to boot into Ubuntu Touch on Nexus 4?

The device is a Nexus 4, currently running Android 4.4.4, though I have tried with 5.0.1. I am using the instructions at ...
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Powermanagement of Nexus 4 with Ubuntu

I am using Ubuntu 14.10(r15) from the ubuntu-rtm/14.09/mako chanel on my Nexus 4. It runs quite good, but one big problem is still the powermanagement. The battery does not last very long. Even ...
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Ubuntu touch: PT translation error

Where I can find this string in Launchpad to translate it correctly? In the photo we can see "Introduza SIM o PIN", it must be "Introduza o PIN do SIM". I've checked in Launchpad and it's fine there. ...
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Trouble deploying app from Ubuntu SDK to phone

I'm trying to run the App with Simple UI template on Nexus 4 but I'm getting these warnings Under Issues warning: desktop_Exec (app): found unexpected Exec with architecture 'all': ...
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No 3G or 4G on my Nexus 4

I'm not sure why its not working, just having some issues. But, neither 3G nor 4G is working on my device, I believe 2G is though. I'm on T-Mobile and had no issues with installation. A note; When I ...
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how to access ubuntu-touch using openssh server ? getting login prompt, not accepting password

i have installed ubuntu touch on my nexux 4 from devel channel. how can i enable ssh access. ssh is running. but when i try to connect to that IP, i am getting error like no authentication mechanism ...
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Restarted my Ubuntu Touch Nexus 4 and now my cellular network access is denied but works with another carrier's SIM card

I installed Ubuntu Touch about 2 months ago on my Nexus 4 following these instructions: http://developer.ubuntu.com/en/start/ubuntu-for-devices/installing-ubuntu-for-devices/ I unlocked my device ...
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Can't SSH into Ubuntu Touch device

From my computer: cameron@cameron-ubuntu:~$ ssh phablet@192.168.99.124 Permission denied (publickey). So it seems that openssh on the phone doesn't have password authentication enabled. But it ...
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Having problems trying to switch channels on Nexus 4 (Utopic to 14.09) - Ubuntu touch

Can someone please help me with switching channels on my Nexus 4 Ubuntu Touch? I'm trying to switch from the old 'devel' channel to 'ubuntu-touch/ubuntu-rtm/14.09' (or '...rtm/devel' since that's an ...
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In Ubuntu SDK, I can't test apps on my Nexus phone (Server Rejected Key)

I just made my first webapp for Ubuntu Touch with the Ubuntu SDK. If I test using deploy locally, it works fine. If I test on my device, it returns me : "-1: error: Could not connect to host: Server ...
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error while updating apps in ubuntu touch

I'm trying to update my ubuntu touch apps from both phone and phablet-shell. When I tried it from phone, here is the error shows. also tried by adding there ppa ppa:phablet-team/ppa ...
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enable vibration on receiving calls ubuntu touch

How can I enable vibration on receiving calls in ubuntu touch. I have the latest stable version installed in my nexus 4. But it didn't have an option to enable the same in settings or anywhere. I ...
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Problems connecting to eduroam wifi - ubuntu touch

I am trying to connect to our university's eduroam wi-fi network with my Nexus 4 running Ubuntu touch (utopic latest build), but can't get past the first stage. I wonder if anyone can help please? I ...
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trying to install ubuntu touch to nexus 4 - can't connect device (14.04 in virtual box on mac)

I'm trying to install Ubuntu touch to a nexus 4. I've followed all the steps so far, downloaded the packages and gotten the phone ready, but now I got to the step of connecting it to the computer ...
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How can I download my Ubuntu One data using a PowerMac G5, Mac OS X 10.5.8 (or a rooted Nexus 4 + remote fs)

I need to download my Ubuntu One data using a PowerMac G5 Early2005 DP 2.0GHz, Mac OS X 10.5.8 (or a rooted Nexus 4 8GB with real total storage 5.37GB). How should I do that? Thanks in advance, Michał ...
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Running app from the SDK to a nexus 4 phone produces ssh_exchange_identification: Connection closed by remote host error

I have before successfully run apps on this device from the SDK. Now the SDK is giving me an error: [10:27:08] Started /usr/share/qtcreator/ubuntu/scripts/qtc_device_run_app [10:27:09] ...
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Which media player to sync with my LG Nexus 5?

I have an LG Nexus 5 phone running Andriod 4.4.2 and a laptop with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS installed. When attached via USB2 or USB3 I can mount the file system on the phone without issue and can manually ...
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Running apps from sdk on nexus 4

I wanted to play around with Ubuntu Touch, so I installed the Ubuntu SDK 2.8.1 and dual-booted my Nexus 4 with Ubuntu and Android. But when I connect my Nexus to the SDK, I can start an ssh session ...
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Upgrade of Ubuntu Touch on Nexus 4

I am running Ubuntu Touch on a Nexus 4. The OS shows "Ubuntu 13.10(r101)". At what time will I be able to upgrade to 14.04, i mean "over the air"? Or how can I upgrade now without loosing my data ...
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Char device to access GPS on a Nexus 4 with Ubuntu Touch

Trying to access the GPS data on a Nexus 4 phone with Ubuntu Touch on it. Does anyone know if there is /dev/ to read the raw NMEA data stream? I did several researches online but cannot get any info ...
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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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ubuntu touch on a nexus 4 with OTG support

We would like to use a smart-phone as an interface for our scientific instruments (instruments have their own power source). We already use the c++ driver library under various Linux distribution and ...
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No mobile data on Nexus 4 Ubuntu Touch

I've installed 29/01/2014 Ubuntu Touch on my Nexus 4 (with .84 radio from Android 4.3). I can make/receive calls and connect to wifi but when I turn wifi off I see a 3G icon flash up two or three ...
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Ubuntu Touch ssh connection refused

running Ubuntu Touch on a Nexus 4. I've installed ssh server and have followed the instructions available in the wiki to ssh into the phone, but it tells me connection is refused. Doing the standard ...
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dual-boot tool for nexus 4

Good morning, I have a Nexus 4 and I wonder if Canonical or someone has some tool to do a dual-boot as GRUB for PC ... allowing boot of Android or Ubuntu on the same device. thanks
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Can i access /sdcard/ in ubuntu touch?

i'm able to view ubuntu's user data from android. is it possible to view my sdcard from ubuntu ? notes: i'm using the dual boot method explained here
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How to take sreenshots on Nexus 4 running Ubuntu Touch?

I've just flashed Ubuntu Touch & Android dual-boot onto my Nexus 4. It's awesome with a mobile device running two OSes at the same time. I want to know that how can I take screenshots on Ubuntu ...