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

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touch screen not working on xperia z1 after porting

Touch screen not working on xperia z1 after porting with ubuntu.img and boot.img.i used honami from http://people.canonical.com/~okubik/minato/ any alternatives method or solutions for ubuntu touch on ...
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Did I (functionally) brick my Ubuntu touch phone? (BQ Aquaris E4.5)

Background I bought a factory resetted BQ Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition and as an experienced, trusting Ubuntu user, the second thing I did, after taking pictures, copying over some music, adding some ...
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Translation feature (i18r) of ubuntu sdk does not work

I use the translation feature of the ubuntu sdk (i18n.tr("")) to translate my app into different languages. When i test the translation on a ubuntu phone device i get only the basic form of the ...
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How do install ogg-opus codecs on my meizu pro5

I would like to play ogg-opus music files on my Meizu Pro5. Not interested in encoding, just playback. I have the terminal app installed, but do not know which files to apt-get install. The ...
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Why does Bq M10 tablet file manager make duplicates when renaming?

Using the Bq M10 tablet file manager to rename files located on the microSD card, a duplicate un-renamed file is copied onto the device itself, creating a duplicate and cluttering. Why?
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How do i seperate a scope javascript scope to multiple files [on hold]

I`m developing a simple web search scope (since weridly enough I couldn't find one). anmd after creating the POC i noticed the the main javascript file is quite large and complicated... is there ...
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Does Ubuntu Touch support display port?

The superbook is a laptop shell fit Android phones that uses DisplayLink over the phone's USB port. The owners say that the DL video also works with Windows Phones because they support DL. Does ...
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Build Ubuntu Touch: adding android system image to installation … error: device not found

I would like to know how did you solve this issue?. Please see the attached screentshot of the result. Device not found error Also, I followed this post https://plus.google.com/107365438415018184209/...
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Unlock smartphone bootloader issues [duplicate]

I want to installing Ubuntu Phone/touch. When I will unlock the bootloader, I type and get the following: root@rappler-Virtualbox:~# fastboot oem unlock ... FAILED (unknown OEM command) finished. ...
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Can i Install ubuntu phone with UbuntuMATE?

i'm a new member. I have installed ubuntuMATE wich is installed on RaspiberryPi 2. I'm insterested to install Ubuntu Phone for my SmartPhone... Can i Install UbuntuPhone OS with ubuntuMATE?
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How can Google Chrome be installed on Ubuntu Touch?

I want to experiment with the App Runtime for Chrome (ARC) in Google Chrome in order to see if Android applications can run easily in Ubuntu Touch. In order to do this, I first need to install Google ...
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ubuntu phone SO dual boot?

A few months ago I bought meizu Pro 5 (ubuntu edition) and I need whatsapp among other android apps. It is possible to make a dualboot or if unable to do so, as it could make a copy of the entire ...
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U1Db QML API database on Application update

I have made an application in QML that uses U1Db qml Api (sdk 15.04.5). The Application create a database to save his data. The application is already loaded on Ubuntu store and available to the users....
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Can Ubuntu Touch be installed on 64GB memory version of Meizu Pro 5?

In a couple of months I'm intending to buy a Meizu Pro 5 and install Ubuntu Touch. This phone comes in two hardware versions: 64gb memory with 4gb ram or 32gb with 3gb ram. The Meizu Pro 5 with 32gb/...
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Ubuntu Touch auf Acer iconia one 8 B1-810 [duplicate]

Is it possible to run Ubuntu Touch on an iconia one B1-810? How could I do this?
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ubuntu-device-flash not working with BQ Aquaris E5

I'm using Ubuntu 16.04 to try and flash my (currently) Android phone with Ubuntu Touch. All was going well until I tried to use ubuntu-device-flash which doesn't seem to be working. I am using the ...
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Ubuntu Touch - Phone call freezing

Over the last month or so, I have notice that (every now and then) when I come to the end of a a received call, when I come to hang up the call screen has frozen. This means that I am unable to end ...
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Ubuntu phone screen only shows intermittently

My meizu mx4 is not working after the last update. It switches on and runs as normal, but the screen turns off as the lock screen appears- it then switches back on for a few seconds every few minutes, ...
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How do I delete / rename files on Bq M10 file manager using attached keyboard/mouse?

To delete or rename a file on the Bq M10 tablet with no attached device, I touch and hold. But, how is this done with an attached keyboard / mouse? Right click does not seem to do anything and left ...
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How to restore deleted files in ubuntu phone

I'm looking for a recycle bin location and ways to recover deletwd files using file manager in ubuntu touch phone.
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Ubuntu Phone: Sending messages to multiple contacts over messaging-app

Since i changed my phone number, i want to send most of my contacts a sms with my new number. On Ubuntu Phone this is very unconvient because the application has to switch to the contact register for ...
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Ubuntu Touch change system settings from command line (silent mode specifically)?

I'm looking for a way to automatically set my Ubuntu Phone to silent mode during the night and automatically turn off silent mode in the morning (I keep forgetting to turn it off myself). I figure ...
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Manufacturing in south Africa [closed]

I am based in south Africa. I'm interested in manufacturing mobile devices for commercial sale that use Ubuntu as an OS and i would like to know how to go about it.
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Login screen reloading endlessly on BQ Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition

The login screen on my BQ Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition device is reloading endlessly. The reloading happens so fast that there is no time to enter the pin code of the device. What I did before: After ...
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How can I play PokemonGo on Ubuntu?

Ubuntu at the moment has two platforms; Ubuntu (Unity7) 12.04 - 16.04 and Ubuntu Touch (Unity8) Phone, Tablet, and 16.10+ How does one play PokemonGo on either of these platforms?
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How to install Android on BQ Aquaris M10 Ubuntu Edition?

I've been amongst the first users of BQ's Aquaris M10 Ubuntu Edition tablet and I'd been waiting for a Ubuntu tablet for 4+ years. Now after playing around a lot my final rating for this device + OS ...
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Ubuntu-device-flash hangs when expecting device to be in bootloader

I've been attempting to install Ubuntu Touch on my Nextbook Ares 8, and when ever I run the ubuntu-device-flash touch --channel=ubuntu-touch/stable/ubuntu --bootstrap command, It hangs here:
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Create Python objects in QML using pyotherside

I am trying to build a Python backend for my Ubuntu Touch App using Pyotherside. Unfortunately, it is not very intuitive to me. What I want to do is to have a .py file where I define a Python class ...
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Is there a ubuntu remote keyboard app?

I want to use a BQ M10 and a nexus4 together as a convergance desktop system. But can't find any app that can turn the nexus into a bluetooth or wifi remote keyboard/touchpad.. This way i can travel ...
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How to run a terminal command after login (in Ubuntu Touch)

I'm currently using a Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition. Sure, it's working normally, but there's a terminal command that I want it to run everytime I boot my phone. The command is: gsettings set com....
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Ubuntu phone: what is the difference between a web app and a native one?

Is an application written in JavaScript (A language that Ubuntu recommends) a native or a web one?
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How can an image of an Ubuntu phone be taken?

I want to take a full image of everything on my Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu phone such that, following a complete factory reset or reflash of the phone, that full image can be restored completely on the phone....
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Ubuntu password loop [duplicate]

I have install VGA driver and after that the prompt worrying message to me disabled UFHI and I say use after that asked me password, aftet I reboot system I enter password loop. After entering the ...
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When will the Aquaris E4.5 recieve the Xenial (16.04) base?

Ubuntu Xenial os out for a couple of months now. Some Ubuntu Touch devices like the M10 are already running the Xenial base. But e.g. the Aquaris E4.5 are still running Vivid (15.04) base. When will ...
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Will there be an Ubuntu Touch release for the Meizu Pro 6? [on hold]

The Meizu Pro 5 had an ubuntu edition so I was wondering, if there will be one of the Pro 6, or at least the possibility to install Ubuntu Touch on it.
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Can I run Netflix on Ubuntu touch tablet? [duplicate]

Does anybody know whether there is a possibility to run Netflix on Ubuntu Touch tablet?
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Can not install Ubuntu Touch on Nexus 10

I am having a lot of trouble installing Ubuntu onto my Nexus 10 (16gb wifi edition). I have followed the instructions here and here. No matter what I do it ends with the message 'this phone needs ...
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Meizu Pro 5 Ubuntu Edition

I'm attempting to locate a Meizu Pro 5 Ubuntu Edition Phone so I can find Australian prices, and purchase. All the sites I've been to in an attempt to locate a Meizu Pro 5 Ubuntu Edition Phone, state ...
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How to restore Meizu Pro 5 Ubuntu Edition to Factory Settings

I tried installing Libertine on my phone to take advantage of installing some legacy apps. The install failed due to some dependency issues. No big deal I thought. But my phone got reset and when I ...
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Puritine updated today but can't be opened in the Ubuntu Store

So today I got an update for Puritine and I wanted to see the changelog in the Ubuntu Store. I can search for it, but when I click Desktop Applications (which is what it is called in the Ubuntu Store) ...
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sudo fastboot oem unlock has no effect on phone

I am trying to install Ubuntu on My Laude S500 phone. I am using the manual from this link: installing Ubuntu for devices When I type: adb reboot bootloader The phone goes into fastboot mode (...
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Meizu Pro 5 Ubuntu edition dual boot?

I bought the Meizu Pro 5 Ubuntu edition (international). I do like the OS, but the App Store is missing apps that are necessary for me, so I would like to know how to dual-boot Ubuntu Touch and any ...
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Installing Ubuntu Touch!

I have an LG Optimus Zone 3 that I bought to root. It is now rooted and I want to put ubuntu touch on it. All I can find are posts online telling me how to dual boot which I don't want to do. ...
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Ubuntu Touch - Mount remote filesystems

Is Ubuntu Touch able to mount remote filesystems via sshfs, nfs, or samba shares? I would like to be able to mount a filesystem with my music and videos on my phone. However I have been unable to ...
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Adding a non-Google calendar

I have just signed up for a fruux.com calendar and contacts account. However, when I try to add these details to my tablet's Calendar app I am unable to. All I can add is a Google account. How can I ...
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MultiPointTouchArea working on Ubuntu 15.04?

I wanted to play arround with MultiTouchAreas and copied the example import QtQuick 2.0 Rectangle { width: 400; height: 400 MultiPointTouchArea { anchors.fill: parent ...
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Are supergroups available on Telegram app for ubuntu touch?

Is this in work? My group turned into a supergroup and now it doesnt work with ubuntu touch yet. there are no updates yet. What else can I say.
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Can't execute script in terminal

I am a total n00b I am trying to install Ubuntu on my phone and I am stuck. I can't execute a script in the terminal. This is the path: sdcard/Ubuntu/Ubuntu/Ubuntu.sh Result: Can't execute: ...
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Any news about the removal of the unwanted Scopes on Touch? [closed]

Been Using Touch for a few weeks now and generally happy with it, but as I never use the scopes I want to remove 90% of them. There seems to be a large amount of rubbish files attached to these and ...
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Ubuntu Touch onscreen keyboard disappeared | Meizu MX4 Pro

Yesterday I installed Libertine on my Meizu MX4 and created a container, which is currently still empty. Unfortunately since that the onscreen keyboard of Ubuntu Touch doesnt come up any more. And I ...