Questions about Ubuntu Touch, the mobile version for phones and tablets.

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Ubuntu Touch on Cherry Mobile Flare S3

I have a Cherry Mobile flare S3 and I really would like to have Ubuntu Touch installed on my phone. I've already tried doing the dual boot and later, I've figured out that the phone is not part of the ...
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not able to install Ubuntu on Aquaris E4.5 which has android OS

I am not able to install Ubuntu on my Aquaris E4.5 I followed this link https://developer.ubuntu.com/en/start/ubuntu-for-devices/installing-ubuntu-for-devices/ anyone has link where i can follow and ...
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apparmor breaks the phone?

I've tried to remove apparmor (using apt-get remove apparmor from terminal) and now the phone doesn't boot anymore. Any idea how to repair it? The apparmor didn't seem to get removed completely due an ...
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Run an Ubuntu app in browser

I want to know how to run Ubuntu app or program in a browser like chrome. I know the ways of vnc server and gdk+ Broadway. I need other ways.
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Is it possible to turn off the mobile data programatically?

I would like to create an application to turn off the mobile data (cellular) so I'm wondering how can I do that. From terminal: I've tried nmcli but it doesn't go through due an apparmor policy. ...
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How can my qml app save some variables when it's being shut down?

I'm making a little game for the ubuntu phone. When the app is being closed by the user or by the phone, I want to save some variables which i can load when the app starts again. I tried to use this ...
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ubuntu phone 15.04 r4 update causes mobile signal to drop consistantly (MX4)

Since the update today 15.04 r4 consistant dropouts on phone signal.
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How to stop Unity on the phone so it doesn't restart?

How to bring down the Ubuntu Phone GUI so I can test some Qt stuff? I figured that it's easy to put arbitrary Qt versions into home dir and run them without messing with the main installation. But I ...
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Can't install ubuntu-touch on mobile (stuck in <waiting for device>)

Here is the output after running ./dualboot.sh ( link here ) No device ID specified, picking first available device Waiting for device CB006626 to install Ubuntu installer to. Detected connected ...
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WPA2 Enterprise with TTLS and PAP on ubuntu-touch

I am tyring to connect to a WPA2 enterprise wireless network (not eduroam) using my ubuntuphone. Under settings I can enter all the information (as before in android) but the button Connect stays ...
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Can't connect BQ Aquaris Ubuntu Phone to PC

I got a problem with my Ubuntu phone. I have no icons on the "Apps"-Screen anymore after i did a reboot. I can only run applications wich are in the sidebar. When i close an application the phone ...
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Which click framework should I target?

I am developing some apps for Ubuntu Touch, and one part that I am confused on is how the click build targets work. Which one should I target? Do they follow the same support schedule as the rest of ...
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Port Ubuntu touch on MSM8916 - display overlay get wrong resolution

We try to porting Ubuntu touch on a new unsupported target. We met some trouble on display, therefore we can't see any thing over panel even panel is functional(We could show something on panel by ...
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I cannot update my meizu mx4 ubuntu or search for apps on ubuntu store

I have been using meizu mx4 Ubuntu and when I try to check for updates it says I need to have access to internet although I am connected to the internet. Also I do not have access to Ubuntu Store and ...
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Extremely high mouse sensitivity that prevents right click in touch screens

Although everything looks fine with my touch screen and Ubuntu, there's a problem that I don't understand how solve. Now in Ubuntu (Unity) there's an option to enable right-click by holding the mouse ...
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What is root password for Ubuntu Touch?

In Terminal app, as default user phablet I am doing su and getting Authentication failure for everything. As per previous suggestions I have tried ubuntu, phablet, an empty password, and the current ...
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How to SSH into Touch device without Android toolset?

I would like to access my new Ubuntu phone by SSH over a USB cable. Apparently this requires adb, which is not available on my OS, Debian 7. The simplest way forward seems to involve a backports repo ...
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Ubuntu Touch image not found for Bq 4.5 Aquaris

I am trying to install Ubuntu Touch on an Bq 4.5 Aquaris. I keep getting the following error: $ ubuntu-device-flash touch --channel ubuntu-touch/stable/bq-aquaris.en --bootstrap --recovery-image ...
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Ubuntu Firmware for Meizu MX4

I own a Meizu MX4 device with Flyme Firmware on it... I'm interested if there is a way to get and flash Ubuntu on it, because I would really like to try new Ubuntu OS? Thnx!
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Ubuntu Touch - How to send text from notes as emails?

How can I send a text wrote in the notes app as an email? I haven't been able to copy/paste the text. Neither could I send it via another option. Is there any possibility to do that?
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Webapp installation incomplete in ubuntu touch

I published a little webapp for ubuntu touch: search.ch But for some reason the installation does not complete. You can start the app, but inside the store the app seems not to be installed. In the ...
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Ubuntu Touch on Nexus 5 - No Ring Volume

I recently installed Ubuntu Touch on my Nexus 5. Most things seem to work ok, but one problem in particular is causing me trouble. The ringer for incoming phone calls does not work. The only ...
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How to keep an UbuntuListView between its boundaries?

I have an UbuntuListView in a QML application for Ubuntu Touch. Above it, there's another component - a TextField. The initial position of the list looks good. Also, if the list is smaller than the ...
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Ubuntu Phone - How can I program app running, when device screen is turned off?

How can I program my mobile application to be still running in the background, after the user turned off the screen? I'm developing the application in QML.
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Does Ubuntu for Phones nativly support SIP

I've just received my brand new Ubuntu phone from Meizu. Does anyone know if the phone supports SIP nativly, for caller and text app?
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Meizu MX4 Ubuntu edition Fastboot problem

My Meizu MX4 Ubuntu is stuck in a bootloop ... something is wrong with the OS image. I can get to fastboot. When i plug the device into windows 10 it never gets an ID. In ubuntu i get the device ...
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I am not able to install ubuntu touch on moto e 2nd gen (Device Name: otus)

I am trying to install ubuntu touch on my moto e 2nd generation. but giving an error "Device |otus| not found on channel". please help to solve this
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How to add user to Ubuntu Phone?

Normally I would just do sudo adduser anewuser and then provide the initial password. However in Ubuntu Phone I get: passwd: Authentication token manipulation error passwd: password unchanged What ...
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Android bootloop [duplicate]

Hello my dear development team I have a serious question which one of you can probably fix and help me with it, on my windows it gets recognized as a ZTE composite adb device, if i open a adb shell ...
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Cant login to ubuntu one with ubuntu phone

Hello I just wanted to install some upgrades and a new app on my ubuntu phone (AQUARIS E4.5), but the installation of the upgrades didnt start and when i wanted to install the app, it said, there was ...
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Can i port ubuntu touch to my device?

I have Xperia M dual and I'm thinking to port ubuntu touch to my device. I'm not new to flashing and ADB but I'm new to porting so can you give me some tips. also in the porting guide they said ...
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Install Ubuntu on tablet [duplicate]

1) How can I download Ubuntu for tablet? 2) How can I install and replace it with my android OS and install it on my tablet?
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Which tools are needed to develop an Ebook reader ( EPUB and PDF ) for Ubuntu touch _Tablet_ [closed]

I like to use tablets for Ebook reading and I want to have that on Ubuntu tablet. I download Ebooks from Project Gutenberg.
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Can't install ubuntu touch in my android device…need help [duplicate]

ubuntu-device-flash --channel=devel --bootstrap 2015/08/16 14:58:13 Expecting the device to be in the bootloader... waiting 2015/08/16 14:58:13 Device is |HUAQIN82_CWET_KK| 2015/08/16 14:58:13 ...
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no css for html5 app on ubuntu device

If I test the app within the terminal with the ubuntu-html5-app-launcher the app uses the css. When I deploy it to a real device mx4 it doesn't uses css.
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Android - fastboot - USB not recognized

As per the instruction on http://developer.ubuntu.com/en/start/ubuntu-for-devices/installing-ubuntu-for-devices/#prepare-desktop i have followed everything however after executing: $ adb reboot ...
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Ubuntu UI Toolkit not working on MX4 in my app

I've just got my MX4 Ubuntu and wanted to test it out. My app uses Ubuntu UI Html5 Toolkit. It works great in emulator and desktop, but on MX4 it looks like js and css files are not loaded. How to ...
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Tranfer files from Ubuntu phone to Mac OS

I connected my Meizu MX4 Ubuntu edition to my MacBook Pro running OS X via USB cable. My Mac does not see the Ubuntu phone as an external drive. How can I transfer files between the 2?
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sim card issue for aquaris e4.5

I am having difficulty with my ubuntu phone. Normally it is awesome and this is the first problem I have encountered..It is saying that there is no sim card inserted and will not allow me to send ...
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It's possible to develop ubuntu touch app in C++ without using QML?

I am looking for way to develop ubuntu touch app using only C/C++. I want to know what are other options, maybe GTK+ can be used ? or QT Widget ? without sacrificing display touch capabilities ? And ...
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Is possible to install ubuntu os on samsung Z1 mobile

I bought a new samsung Z1 mobile, which runs on tizen os, it lacks in many features. even it has ACL (Application Compatible Layer) to install android apps on tizen. still very few android apps only ...
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How do I install Sirius assistant on the Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Phone?

I have been scouring the web for clear instructions and the more I look, the less trustworthy the sources become. Has anyone managed to get Sirius installed in a simple fashion? My device is the ...
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Update Ubuntu Touch without using image streams (i.e. how to update without removing programs installed with apt-get)?

Is there a way to get the latest updates of Ubuntu Touch features without replacing the entire root directory with a new OTA image? I had some applications installed via terminal using apt-get, as ...
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Is there an Ubuntu Touch function similar to toasts in Android?

I'm jumping into development for the Ubuntu phone and I've found a situation where I believe a short, ephemeral message similar to Android's toasts would be appropriate. Is there a similar function ...
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Ubuntu store/ account not working on meizu mx4

If I add my Ubuntu one account it get saved, only just for a minute or so. I can browse the ubuntu store, if I whant to install I need to login. It keeps giving back an login error (when I use ...
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Ubuntu Aquaris 4.5 battery sometimes runs down quickly when not in use?

Checking the battery use for the Ubuntu phone Aquaris4.5 it shows an almost flat line when not used (wifi enabled, otherwise all the battery saving settings used) Occasionally (3times in the last ...
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How can I use back and restore in my ubuntu phone?

I want to backup my ubuntu phone system,but when I reboot to recovery,it does not work. Who can help me backup my ubuntu touch?
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How to install ghc on Ubuntu Touch

I'm now struggling to install GHC on my favourite toy Aquaris E5 Ubuntu Edition. Does someone know how to compile GHC on this machine or cross-compile on OS X? I do have some experience and ...
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How to install Brosix secure instant messaging on an Aquaris E5 Ubuntu phone

I have already installed the Brosix .deb app on my Kubuntu 15.04 laptop without any problems. I copied the app to the downloads folder on my Aquaris E5 Ubuntu touch phone, downloaded the terminal from ...
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How do I get Ubuntu to successfully sync the phablet repository?

I'm running an Ubuntu(14.04) Virtual Machine on my Mac so I can install Ubuntu Phone on my Android tablet. However, since Ubuntu Touch has never been ported to my tablet(NextBook 10SE), I have to port ...