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Ubuntu-touch reverse USB tethering

I'm trying to get internet from my Nexus 4 ubuntu-touch through the usb as described here: https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Android_Tethering (this is for Android) What I cannot accomplish is to ...
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Ubuntu touch reverse tethering and click apps/updates

I configured reverse USB tethering between my laptop (with ubuntu 15.04) and my Nexus 4 (with ubuntu touch OTA 5 rev 22). It works well for most applications, like web browser, GPS navigators, ...
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Set up a bluetooth DUN as HOST

I can't find instructions on how to make my Ubuntu share its internet connection through bluetooth. The goal is to connect my Android smartphone to the Internet. My laptop is connected to the WiFi ...
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How to share my laptop internet connection with Android Sony Xperia Tipo?

My laptop Dell Inspiron-1525 has Dell Wireless 1395 WLAN Mini-Card as the wireless network card. Does this adapter support AP, can it work as Access Point? If yes, can I connect with a Sony Xperia ...
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Reverse tethering with Redmi 1S

I have a Redmi 1S mobile. In windows using the phone manager I can reverse tether the mobile without rooting. Can I reverse tether in Ubuntu without rooting my mobile? Thankyou.
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USB Tether keeps repeating 'Checking phone status…'

I am attempting to use the wireless capability of my Asus Memo Pad HD 7 ME173x tablet as an access point for my Ubuntu PC over USB. I installed USB Tether on both my tablet and my computer. I activate ...
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Why doesn't Android recognize the WiFi hotspot created via Ubuntu?

I have created WiFi hot spot via my Ubuntu laptop. And now I turned on WiFi in my Android mobile to access the internet but I'm unable to view the hotspot that I had created via Ubuntu laptop. Did I ...