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

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Connect to Mir from terminal?

I'm trying to connect to Mir from the terminal in Ubuntu Touch, or more correct, the coreapp app mediaplayer-app is. I'm starting mediaplayer-app, but it can't find any mir-server. The mir server is ...
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How can I use VLC, Mplayer or ffplay in Ubuntu Touch/Phone?

I've installed them on Ubuntu Touch/phone - but when I start them in an terminal, Vlc, Mplayer will only play the video in ascii-mode, and ffplay complains that it could not intialize SDL. I guess ...
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My Ubuntu touch Aquarius do not install any apps

Since today 28/05/15 my Ubuntu touch aquarius do not install any apps When I try to install an app I have the following message: install failed try later! what the heck is going on? Anyone!
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What's the proper way of connecting a signal to a JavaScript method?

In an Ubuntu phone application, I need to perform some logic when an event occurs. Since I don't want to pollute the QML with too many lines of JavaScript, I made a class in an external file and I ...
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Does Ubuntu Touch multitask like a desktop Ubuntu would?

I recently purchased a nexus 7 and would like to put Ubuntu on it. Regular Ubuntu is no longer supported for this device, only Ubuntu Touch. If I install Ubuntu Touch on my tablet, and plug in a mouse ...
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API State about sensors [Ubuntu Phone]

Good morning, I'm wondering if the LightSensor was implemented in the ubuntu-sdk 15.04 ? Because I tried to display the value of the light sensor with a QML app and the SDK 14.04, but it dosn't work ...
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Show upcoming events in the today scope on ubuntu phone

I would like to see more upcoming events in my today scope (e.g. all events of this week or the next 5 events). Is there a way to show more then just the events that are actually today? Thanks, for ...
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Automatically sync Calendar on Ubuntu Phone

I have a BQ Ubuntu Phone and use the calendar app in connection with google calendar. I am wondering, if I always have to press "sync" in the calendar app or if there is a way to actually ...
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Will Ubuntu work on my Amazon Fire Phone?

It seems to fit the hardware requirements and there are plenty of guides on how to install on an Android, but I wanted to learn as much as I can before rooting my phone and possibly installing it. ...
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Does Ubuntu Touch allow custom keyboards?

Does Ubuntu Touch allow the possibility of a custom keyboard (as is possible on Android)? By this I mean a proprietary "keyboard app" that you can install from a 3rd party developer. There at least ...
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Where does Telegram save sent pictures?

When someone sends me a picture, where does Telegram save it on the storage? Is there a special folder? Or do I have to save every single picture manually and even if I press "save" to gallaery, where ...
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How do I play flash or HLS-files on Ubuntu Phone

I'd like to watch streaming video from Svt (Swedish television). http://www.svtplay.se/ They only support streaming video in two formats: Flash and HLS (m3u8). I suppose flash isn't supported, but ...
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Ubuntu Phone prevent text messages from lock screen

On my Aquaris Ubuntu Phone, text messages quickly pop up on the lock screen. As I consider this a serious security issue, is it possible to hide any messages from the lock screen? Thanks for any ...
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Ubuntu Touch emulator does not run app

I'm having troubles to run the default project app. It simply shows "Waiting for your emulator to get ready". After it is already running. The emulator is using a kit with 14.04 framework. So does ...
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How can i put in the PUK on Aquaris 4.5 ubuntu edition?

After three times with the wrong PIN i have to use the PUK.
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Ubuntu command line system installation [duplicate]

Anybody know how to install ubuntu 14.04 command line system from usb?
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Ubuntu touch: changing standard reminder time (possibly feature request)

Is it possible to change the standard reminder time on Ubuntu touch calendar ? In my Google calendar, the standard reminder time is 15 min, while Ubuntu touch has 0 min reminder time. When I enter a ...
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System command QML runs executing only in Desktop Kit

Following another thread Run system commands from QML App, I wrote a program that calls command arecord. I only replaced some lines in Main.qml: ... onClicked: { var lista1 = ...
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Banshee Crashes When iPod Touch is Connected (Ubuntu 14.04) [on hold]

As the title says, everytime I plug my ipod touch in, then start Banshee the second the ipod is recognized by banshee, it crashes. Why? I am not overly-knowledgeable about Ubuntu, I only installed it ...
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Can I install Ubuntu Touch on a HP TouchPad?

I have already tried searching around, and the only solutions I can find are outdated and no longer work. Does anyone have an up-to-date way of putting Ubuntu Touch onto a HP TouchPad? I have a laptop ...
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How can I install Ubuntu to my meizu m1 note [duplicate]

Hi can anyone tell me please if i can install ubuntu to a meizu m1 note and how please????I write you from GREECE AND I HAVE TO MANY PROBLEMS WITH THE FLYME os
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Can I install ubuntu touch in konka KM7011BK tablet?

Is it possible to install ubuntu touch on konka tablet with 512MB of RAM and 4GB of storage? It also has a microSD card slot which can be expandable upto 32GB.
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Ubuntu Touch app development

I'm a fifteen year old who would like to try out Ubuntu Touch app development, and I have a few questions that hopefully some of you will be able to answer... I'm intending to use HTML5. - Do ...
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How to install GStreamer 0.10 on Ubuntu touch nexus 7

I want to play one live video stream on my ubuntu touch tablet. I need a GStreamer 0.10 for my video showcase but I am not able to install it on ubuntu touch. Initially, I tried to execute "sudo ...
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How to add new caller to contacts ? ( BQ Aquaris E4.5 )

I got a call from an unknown number and now I want to add it to my contact list. How can I do that straight from the calls scope without trying to memorize the phone number?
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Ubuntu Touch Issues, cant install on Nexus 7

Trying to install Ubuntu Touch on Nexus 7 (2013) but when I get to the last step I run into a problem... I am using the guide here --->>> https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Nexus7/Installation I am installing ...
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Ubuntu touch no longer booting on BQ Aquaris 4.5

When I woke this morning my phone was off, but the battery still has a charge. When I plug it in the power socket, it shows the large battery icon and the change level. But it wont turn on. The ...
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How to remove the binary format already installed by openjdk-7

Platform: Ubuntu 15.04. During building android 4.4.2_r1/ or phablet, it's stopped by the message: "You are attempting to build with the incorrect version of java. Your version is: Picked up ...
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Cannot Connect to WPA2 Enterprise on Ubuntu Phone

I wrote a NetworkManager config file by myself and I also tried the one mentioned by Stunts in this post. I put each of them into /etc/NetworkManager/system-connections/ but nothing happens. I ...
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Error opening zip file or JAR manifest missing : /usr/share/java/jayatanaag.jar

I've made a mistake by: "sudo rm -rf /usr/share/java" Now, every check version by "java -version" the output messages is: "Picked up JAVA_TOOL_OPTIONS: ...
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Ubuntu Touch: how to create a launcher to start a shell script?

On my bq Aquaris E4.5 I want to create a launcher button for the App Scope to start a shell script. Is there an easy way to create such a launcher?
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Where are the Call History and Telegram secret chats stored?

I am working on the BQ Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Phone and I am interested in finding out where the Phone Call history is stored. On a similar post I saw that the SMS are stored in this directory ...
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How to pair external bluetooth keyboard to ubuntu touch BQ phone

How do I pair external bluetooth keyboard to ubuntu touch phone (Aquaris by BQ) build r22? Behaviour: Keyboard is recognised by bluetooth manager, but button is & stays grey unable to pair. ...
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How to share videos from Ubuntu touch?

Hi can anyone help me here, when I take a photo on my BQ 4.5 I have options to share from my gallery. When I take a video I can't work out how to share the same options are not available when watching ...
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Change Aquaris phone ringtone

I tried adding more ringtones by following instructions here and on other fora, but when I typed: sudo mount -o remount,rw / in the terminal, I got the following message: only root can usr "- - ...
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ubuntu touch stacking notifications

I've been using Ubuntu Touch for about a week now, and the thing that bothers me most is that every single notification get's its own 'bar' how can I make it that it 'stacks' the notification per app? ...
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How to get the DPI of an ubuntu touch device

I would like to know the DPI of an ubuntu device so for example I could make a ruler app.
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How to make Ubuntu touch qml app fullscreen

I am making an Ubuntu touch app and I am wondering how you can make things such as games fullscreen like PathWind. Which means removing the notification bar. If I have a qml object as my main object, ...
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How to get Ubuntu OS for my newly building smartphone

Is it possible to get Ubuntu OS for my newly building smartphone? I am going to launch a smartphone for the first time in my business. I am using Ubuntu for Desktop. Therefore i thought rather going ...
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Open source head unit [closed]

Is there any drive from Ubuntu to create an open source car head unit interface? I'm currently searching the web and being baffled at the lack of versatility in the market for open source flexible ...
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Installing Ubuntu for phones onto a Moto G 4G LTE [duplicate]

could anyone help me or provide a link to a walk-through showing how to install Ubuntu for phones (as shown on the main site) onto my now clunky Motorola G 4g LTE. Any help would be incredibly ...
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Is there a way I could run the Ubuntu Desktop on Nexus 10?

I understand that Ubuntu Touch has ended support for the Nexus 10. Because I just purchased and now own a newer Nvidia Shield Tablet, I don't mind doing risky developer activities on my 32 GB Nexus ...
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Configuring Telegram on BQ Ubuntu Phone

Before switching to the Ubuntu phone, I tested Telegram on my old Android phone. Here I was able to change the profile picture as wel as the sound of the notifications. On the BQ phone, under ...
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If I buy an Ubuntu tablet, will I be able to use it in the same way as an ubuntu PC?

I'm looking to buy a new computer. I have noticed that I can get a 2 in 1 computer, with touch features and desktop features, provided by Windows 8. If I install Ubuntu, can I use touch features and ...
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qTox VoIP on the Ubuntu phone?

Has someone assessed how much effort is needed to make qTox VoIP client work on the Ubuntu Touch? Additional dependencies are OpenCV, OpenAL, opus, vpx. Disgusting pre-build scripts. Qt build ...
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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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FTP server on Ubuntu Touch?

as the title says, how can I run an FTP server on Ubuntu Touch? I want this so I can develop websites on the go (always have a full webserver and such with me instead of taking my notebook anywhere ...
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Installing Ubuntu touch on Nexus 4

At this point I am very confused even about whether my question is actually on the spot. I'm following this guide and I'm stuck at the point where you use the ubuntu-device-flash package in boot ...
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Installing on a BQ Aquaris 5.7

I am trying to install UT to a AMRv7 Mediatek Quad Core but when I input: root@lubuntu:~# ubuntu-device-flash touch --channel=ubuntu-touch/stable --bootstrap 2015/05/15 14:43:12 Expecting the device ...
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Whatsapp for UBUNTU Phone and Touch

Has anyone tried to install ubuntu watsapp for phone and touch following the instructions at this link http://www.whatsappfor.org/software/whatsapp-ubuntu-phone-touch/ ? It seems a little complicated. ...