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

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Ubuntu touch Terminal app asks for password

I just installed ubuntu touch latest devel on my nexus 7 2013. Everytime i open the terminal app it asks for a password. I am not talking for the root password that i read it is "ubuntu". Does anyone ...
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Install Ubuntu touch on x86 tablet

Is there any way to install Ubuntu touch on an x86 tablet? Some images are available for download over there http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/ubuntu-touch/daily-preinstalled/pending but I don't know if I can ...
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How to contain the webapp to the correct website (ie UrlPatterns)

I'm making a few webapps but I can't contain the app in the correct website. The exec line is the following one : Exec=webapp-container --store-session-cookies \ ...
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Ubuntu touch sms

Is it possible to send and or receive sms on my laptop while using ubuntu touch I was wondering if it might be possible with ssh
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How can I import an address book in Ubuntu-for-devices?

I have installed Ubuntu for devices (devel channel, version 243) on my Nexus 4. When I go the the "contacts" application it notices that I haven't got any contacts and asks "Could you like to sync ...
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How can I install application updates

I have installed Ubuntu for devices (devel channel, version 243) on my Nexus 4. I can see there are 7 applications for which an update is available. How can I assure these updates are installed? ...
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How can I install an application from the Ubuntu store?

I have installed Ubuntu for devices (devel channel, version 243) on my Nexus 4. I can access the "Ubuntu store" application. How do I install an app? I can see the details screen for the app, but ...
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What in the world is wrong with my Ubuntu Touch app?

I'm working on an Ubuntu Touch app that works flawlessly with qmlscene. However, when I attempt to run it on an actual device, I get a bunch of dots all over the portion of the screen dedicated to the ...
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Music service with offline support on ubuntu phone?

Will a music service such as Grooveshark/Deezer/Spotify be available with offline support (paid subscription)? I know a webapp of Grooveshark exists, but Grooveshark says it will not offer offline ...
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Ubuntu Touch - Can't activate context

So I followed this link to set up a 3G network on my nexus 4 which running Ubuntu Touch; however I cannot seemed to activate context. This is a list of context: [ /ril_0 ] [ /ril_0/context1 ] ...
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Same Mobile broadband connection working in 13.04 but not in 14.04

The mobile broadband connection in question is an EVDO one, its working great in 13.04 (my current OS) but since I am trying to install 14.04 and during install process when I try to connect to ...
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Updating apns-conf.xml on Ubuntu Touch RTM

I am trying out the rtm-ubuntu-14.09 r1 and need to update my /system/etc/apns-conf.xml file (or create a new one in /custom/etc/) to make it work with Tele2 Sweden. I have the apn settings, because I ...
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Is there any possibility to load the Ubuntu Touch image at your destop instead of the uTouch dual boot app?

I just wondered if I can download the Ubuntu Touch image at my destop instead of at the phone. Would be much faster in my case. Thanks for every answer
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how to install ubuntu touch on ARNOVA 10DG3

i am trying to install ubuntu touch on my arnova tablet without any success i tryed flashing with sd and with ubuntu terminal but it gets stuck when using the terminal. could you please help me
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Is there a 13.10 stable on android? [closed]

Is there a stable is from Ubuntu for android, or just the development version. I'm itching to put it on my nexus 5.
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Where is the address bar and other controls in the “browser” app? (Ubuntu Touch browser)

I can't seem to open the address bar or find the settings button. just trying to access my router so I can fiddle with settings. my router doesn't like chrome.
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Bug-reporting for facebook and twitter webapps on Ubuntu Touch [on hold]

Where do I file bugs against the web apps such as Facebook and Twitter for Ubuntu Touch? Both are broken on my Nexus 4 since a few upgrades back (now on r243). The apps launch with only white screens. ...
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Ubuntu Super phone (x86) in works? [duplicate]

This is my first post. As x86 processors are penetrating the mobile arena. I think its time for Canonical to make a x86 phone that can converge into a desktop . So my question is where is it now in ...
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regarding the installation of Ubuntu for mobile [duplicate]

Can I install Ubuntu for android on my mobile i'e., on MOTO E which is running android version 4.4 and has a configuration of a dual core processor and a RAM of 1 GB and an internal memory of 4 GB.
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dual boot (in ubuntu desktop) 3g connection

Can I use my mobile internet connection in ubuntu desktop side? And my other question is can I connect my ubuntu phone (not touch one) to tv screen (like samsung smart tv) via wifi connection or with ...
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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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Connect usb modem on Ubuntu 14.04 [closed]

I am trying to connect my USB modem to the Ubuntu 14.04. Initially, the connection was shown after reboot but now, if that has disappeared. I tried lot of things like creating script, installing ...
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Ubuntu for Lenovo A390 smart phone

Kindly let me know, can I install Ubuntu on Lenovo A390 ? if possible what will be the steps (link). Best Regards, Prasanna Rao
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Ubuntu touch on Normal android [duplicate]

I am new to Linux. I have just rooted my android tablet and am preparing to install Ubuntu touch. Here are the specs : 1.5 Ghz Cortex A9 dual core -- 1 GB Ram -- 2 GB internal storage (900 MB ...
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is it possible to run the desktop softwares on Ubuntu touch?

I have a tablet ( not rooted currently, but can be, if needed). The specs are as follows: -> 1.5 GHz dual core Cortex A9, 1 Gb RAM and 2 GB internal memory with sd card support. Runs on Android 4.1. ...
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Ubuntu Touch on LG Optimus G E975 [duplicate]

I have LG Optimus G e975. I rooted it and now i have installed cyanogen-mod. I am not using phone like a phone, i'm using phone just for skype, internet search, mail and other stuff... Do i need to ...
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What does the head: property do on Page{} in qml?

I have an app that I am trying to get the toolbar in the header to work. In the documentation I've noticed a property called head that seems to create and add items to the header toolbar. What is the ...
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How to fix authentication password, when password is rejected?

When I try to upgrade, I am prompted for authentication password. I enter the password I have set, but I receive a message saying it is incorrect. The same thing happens when I am prompted to "unlock" ...
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Ubuntu Touch in Nexus And GCC

I install UBuntu touch into my nexus: Why I can NOT run a simple hello world application compiled with gcc directly using the terminal console. I get permission denied. But I am able to run thourght ...
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Installing pybluez for python 3 in Ubuntu Touch

I'm having problems with pybluez in ubuntu touch. $pip3 install pybluez exits with an error: error: command 'arm-linux-gnueabihf-gcc' failed with exit status 1 the complete log is here: ...
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Ubuntu Touch: kill Windows Manager and start xterm in GUI Mode

I installed xterm and I would want it to be the Only GUI application running. so I killed the lighdm using: sudo service lighdm stop. and try to run xterm using: sudo xterm through a SSH ...
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Installing ubuntu from my android phone [duplicate]

I have a smartphone CherryMobile Fuze Android 4.2.2 from the Philippines and I want to upgrade it to ubuntu. Is it possible?
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Ubuntu mobile for Samsung 12" tablet [duplicate]

How can I go about putting Ubuntu on my Samsung Galaxy Note Pro 12.2 with dual boot options? That way I can have a computer when needed and Android on the other. I have tried to Google it, but keep ...
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installing ubuntu touch on Android jelly bean devise [duplicate]

can you please guide me to install ubuntu touch on android jelly bean devise. IS there a website link that provides a step by step guide to the installation.
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How to detect if GPS sources are enabled using QtPositioning in Ubuntu Touch?

I am using PositionSource to get the latitude and longitude of the user's location from the GPS data provided by Ubuntu Touch. However I need to detect if GPS has been enabled by the user. On reading ...
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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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Installation of Meanings failed on Nexus 4

I'm doing a simple test with the tutorial app 'Meanings'. It's running fine in the emulator but fails if I try to install the 'click' package on the physical device. Executing: ...
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how to dual boot moto e with ubuntu touch and android

hi there I am using Motorola Moto E dual sim version, rooted my mobile having custom recovery TWRM android version 4.4.4 kitkat no custom roms are installed, i want to dual boot my mobile android and ...
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Queries about Ubuntu touch

I want to install Ubuntu touch on my Nexus 4 but , before installing i want to know that whether the basic applications can be installed on it , like twitter , Google maps , banking apps and others , ...
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Nexus 4 ubuntu touch - No internet connection while cellurar data only enabled

I have loaded ubuntu touch on my Nexus 4 and I don't seem to get the Internet to work while cellular data is enabled only. Wi-Fi works ok but as soon as I step outside the house and loose the wi-fi, ...
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How to lock ubuntu device orientation in portrait or landscape from user input?

I am working on a reader app to be used on Ubuntu-Touch. When reading books from the app it would be a helpful feature to lock the orientation in either portrait or landscape. This would be useful ...
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How to install Ubuntu Touch on the Nexus 7 2013? [duplicate]

How do I install Ubuntu Touch on the Nexus 7 2013?
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Why I can't open qml file?

I try to develop a very simple application in QML for ubuntu-touch ! On desktop, when I press the button "add debpt" it's open a form : When I lunch it into a emulator, I have nothing : This is ...
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The Mod / Move To Ubuntu Touch

I was considering beta testing the Ubuntu Touch on a tablet as a hobby. For the Linux apps I wanted to practice/study, but the guidelines say to only use Nexus/4/7/10 tablets. They all have Droid_4.2 ...
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Is there a plan to merge Ubuntu and Ubuntu Touch?

I heard that Ubuntu was going for full convergence, which means, as far as I can tell, running basically the same operating system across phones, tablets, PC's and TV's, by 14.04. Those plans are ...
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My touchpad on my ASUS K55N is not being detected

To preface this, I couldn't get my FN keys to work for a few days after finally installing ubuntu and after a whole day of a black screen on start up, my fn keys starting working, but my trackpad ...
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What applications are available to Ubuntu for Android?

I was checking this Ubuntu for Android stuff. Is it an Android system, meaning that I can install basically any app from Google Play or does it have specific applications?
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Ubuntu Touch Installation [duplicate]

i have an ASUS Phone model ZenPhone"5" i want to install Ubuntu Touch in it. it have CPU = 1.6 GHz , Intel Atom Z2560 , Dual Core,RAM= 2 GB Internal Storage 16 GB can Ubuntu Touch support this ...
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How to get a larger root partition on Touch

I'm trying to make Touch (14.10) work as an Ubuntu server. However the root partition is only 2 GB and is insufficient for the packages I need to install. Is there any way to get more space on the ...