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

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Unable to start ubuntu touch emulator. How to solve that issue?

this error occur during start ubuntu touch emulator. paste bin link here.
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No weather information in the scopes

My BQ aquaris E5 no longer displays weather information in the scopes. No information in the "the weather channel" scope and no weather information in the "today" scope. Localization is on and the ...
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No music playback on Ubuntu Phone when # in filename

When I want to play an mp3 file with an '#' in its filename on my Ubuntu Pone Aqaurius E5 there is no sound and the track time and playback time stays 0:00. I can still move the slider though. I am ...
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App permissions

I am developing a simple sound recorder using Qt Creator. It uses the QAudioRecorder class and Qml. The app compiles and runs on the desktop during testing and I am able to play back the recorded ...
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How and when can we install the official Ubuntu Phone OS on android based phones [duplicate]

We all want to try it! just like the desktop version on any PC hardware.... When for phones?
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Meizu MX3 instalation Ubuntu Touch [duplicate]

I'd like to know if I can install Ubuntu Touch on Meizu MX3. If there is any possible way, please let me know. Nejc Ludvik
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How do I simply run an ubuntu touch app from the terminal?

I've got a qml file and I just want to ssh to the phone and do qmlscene myfile.qml Is it possible without doing all that stuff with SDK and packages? Just vim and some simple commands that can fit ...
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How should I address the message “This phone needs restoring from a PC or service center.” on a BQ Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition?

I engaged a standard Ubuntu system update as prompted by settings on my BQ Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition. I am now presented with the following display, which features themessage "This phone needs ...
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What is the video sink for Ubuntu touch

I have a gstreamer1.0 installed on my Ubuntu touch system and I am trying to get a video stream on it. But my video sink is not working. Code is running on Terminal window but there is no video popup. ...
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Hi, is there any possibilities for Mobile phone Dual Boot?

The latest news about ubuntu phone Meizu MX4 Ubuntu Phone, my question d is there any possibilities about Dual boot in Android Phone with Ubuntu OS ?
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Ubuntu Touch on Sony Xperia M2 [duplicate]

I want to install Ubuntu on my device, but when I run: sudo ubuntu-device-flash touch --channel=ubuntu-touch/stable/ubuntu --bootstrap I get this back: 2015/06/28 23:13:09 Expecting the device to ...
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Ubuntu Touch - bulgarian keyboard layout

How can I make a Bulgarian keyboard layout and add it to Ubuntu Touch? I read some tutorials, but the links don't work. My Phone is the BQ Aquaris Ubuntu edition.
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Unable to test Ubuntu Touch applications on ubuntu-emulator (ubuntu-sdk)

I've followed every step of the Ubuntu SDK documentation, as detailed here. I am able to create different types of projects, compile and test them on my desktop. I am also able to run the Ubuntu Touch ...
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Will I be able to install ubuntu touch on a Meizu MX4 with android?

I'm thinking about buying this Meizu MX4 that comes with Android. I was wondering if it would be possible to install Ubuntu Touch on it and keep receiving OTA updates. Being able to dual-boot it ...
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(ubuntu phone) is anyone planing on making a messenger for xmpp

Is anyone planing on making a messenger for Ubuntu phone which can handle xmpp (excluding webapps because there is no point of using it if it cant notify you that you have a message) I would really ...
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Is it possible to install Ubuntu Phone in old Nokia Smartphones? [duplicate]

I know and still early but I wonder if you can install ubuntu phone (so to speak) in the old nokia smartphones (microsoft). I'm talking about lumia line. I'm a big fan of lumia line and was wondering ...
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MMS on ubuntu phone

I just received my Aquaris E5 Ubuntu edition. After some testing, it appears that I cannot receive MMS on it. I can send pictures, but cannot receive them. I tested on another android phone and MMS ...
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How I do uninstall the apps old version after upgrading to a new version in Ubuntu Touch

I am running Ubuntu Touch in my Nexus 4 with Ubuntu 14.10 (r19). I updated several applications. Now, I have double applications: the old and the new versions in my storage. By example: System ...
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Is it possibe to create WIFI hotspot on Ubuntu phone?

Is it possibe to create WIFI hotspot on Ubuntu phone ?
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./rootstock-touch-install seems not working

I'm trying to port u-Touch into the xperia S, following this: Ubuntu for Device I finished building images: boot.img, recovery.img, system.img, userdata.img. In turn of running the ...
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Emacs on phone (e.g. BQ or Meizu)

Is Emacs available on Ubuntu phones such as BQ or Meizu? I heavily use a personalized orgmode (http://www.orgmode.org) as a kind of calendar with a wide range of applications such as running code ...
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Porting Ubuntu Touch to a official cyanogenmod 11 or 12? [duplicate]

I have HTC Desire 816 (codename a5) and want to port Ubuntu touch to it. Unfortunately I don't have AOSP device tree for a5 but i have CM device tree. I tried to follow with the ...
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Change Phone Ringtone permissions

I have tried to copy a ringtone to the usr/share/sounds/ubuntu/ringtones/ folder, but it will not copy. Is it RO? if so is there a way to change permissions for this folder only [there is information ...
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How to identify programically in QML app, where is located my sqlite database file

I have QML application which use as well C++ . From C++ I need to connect to DB ( sqlite ) . For this I need to know the exact name and location of the database file . How to identify it ? Or how to ...
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Will I be able to run Java, C or Python natively in Ubuntu Phone as I would on a PC?

the Ubuntu Phone by Meizu is released tomorrow for the European audience. I've been looking around for information on it, but the only I can find are some hand on reviews, that don't answer the most ...
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Ubuntu Bottom Edge

So Canonical always presents the "great" Bottom Edge feature of Ubuntu Touch but how do we actually implement it? Do we have to implement it ourselves? I have not found any information about it in the ...
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Can someone help me to get Ubuntu Touch on my Lenovo a706

I realy want to get Ubuntu Touch on my phone. Im a very big fan of Ubuntu and i was realy dissapointed, that i cant get it. I've read porting guide and found opensource code of lenovo a706, but i dont ...
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Ubuntu phone - cannot pin app to launcher

I am attempting to pin an app to the Ubuntu phone (E5 Aquaris) launcher, but when holding the temporary icon the menu to pin the icon does not appear.
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Ubuntu Touch: Why a template HML5 project received AppArmor errors

It's a template HTML5 project generated by ubuntu-sdk, and it works good while compiling Qt Projects on Phones but received AppArmor Error on HTML projects(even if I've added all available groups to ...
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Drag and drop from Ubuntu desktop to Ubuntu phone

Any tips or advice on dragging .jpeg files from the PC desktop to the Ubuntu phone? I get an error image message every time.
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Ubuntu Touch - USB serial drivers/modules

I have a BQ Aquarius E4.5 and would like to connect it to various peripherals so I can use it for remote monitoring/telemetry. This would be easy to do if I could get a USB serial adapter to work. I ...
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Working SIM shows as Unregistered when inserted in Ubuntu Phone

When I insert my sim card into my Ubuntu Phone (BQ Aquaris E5 - Ubuntu Edition) it shows a SIM Unregistered message. The sim card is on the 3 network (Hutchison 3G UK) and it works correctly in my ...
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Problems developing uTouch webapp: Fix video and block pop-ups

I made a webapp as per the tutorial: https://developer.ubuntu.com/en/web/tutorials/web-app-tutorial/ but there are a few problems with my web app. Firstly, how can I block pop ups? Secondly, how can ...
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Install Ubuntu Touch for the UMI Hammer?

UMI Hammer: It's an unsupported phone, and it's really frustrating that it comes with Android 4.4.4 on it, and the bootloader is in Chinese, and I can search and search to no avail... ADB and Fastboot ...
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On Nexus 4 with ubuntu touch, Is it possible to change the screen size for the whole O.S?

I have successfully booted up ubuntu on my nexus 4. But the problem am facing right now is that my phone's bottom lil part of the screen where navigation bar functions had already stopped working, ...
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How to get Apple Color Emojis to work on Ubuntu?

In order to get Emojis rendered on Ubuntu machines, one can simply install the ttf-ancient-fonts package. But these are not coloured and by far not as nice as the well-known Apple Color Emojis. How ...
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Nexus 7 LTE on 15.04 touch - no mobile connection

I have upgraded to 15.04 so that I can use the new Dekko version. However, the LTE/mobile network doesn't take. I am using the same APN that I used in 14.10. Any thoughts about what I need to do.
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Ubuntu touch Keyboard

I got a BQ E4.5 running ubuntu touch, and I got a question about the ubuntu touch keyboard. Every time I use it I feel uncomfortable with it, typing errors, and have to correct every messages I write, ...
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How to get Ubuntu Touch on Samsung Galaxy S3?

I guess I have a two part question. I've looked over the guide on how to set up a build environment and even tried doing some of those steps, every route failure. Why can't I just use someone else's ...
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How to install UbuntuTouch on a HP Slate 7 tablet [duplicate]

I've seriously been looking everywhere to find a way to change android 4.1.1 for the really cool looking UbuntuTouch. I tried a lot of things that might have worked but the main problem is that I have ...
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AppArmor denial when trying to open file using content hub

When trying to open a file using content hub using C++ I get these errors: Opening with peer com.ubuntu.music_music_2.1.857 Sdk-Launcher> Application was resumed Sdk-Launcher> There has been a ...
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Any way to emulate Bluetooth on Ubuntu touch emulator?

I'm making a ruby application for the touch but I do not have the money to buy a device (yet?). So I'm wondering if there is a good and reliable way to take the Bluetooth from my laptop and use it in ...
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Show JSON in QML without list [closed]

I would like to display data from a JSON file in my application for Ubuntu Touch. But the data is displayed only in list, how to display it differently? My code : function load() { ...
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How to open new tab in Ubuntu Touch browser?

I just installed Ubuntu Touch on my OnePlus One. It still has limited capabilities on this device (no calling for example). But many things do work, and work quite nice and smooth actually. I'm now ...
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BQ 4.5 can't connect to ubuntu's servers

I can browse just fine but updates gives me a "Connect to the Interenet ... Retry" message and Ubuntu store is blank. I have Ubuntu-Touch 15.04 r23 installed.
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Why does my app not load the translation files of the lib

I have an click app that depend on some lib, and i have package that lib in the click package. the lib loaded well. but the translations file (.mo) are not founded. my click file free look like this: ...
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What is easiest way to share on Ubuntu touch (bq aquaris 4.5)

Hi I posted before asking best way to share videos but didn't get much help. I am now finding it hard to share images + everything else. I have been very busy in personal/work life this last few ...
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Replace ubuntu touch with android? [on hold]

Evening all, I have an Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition which I bought to play around on. However, my daily use phone has died and the E4.5 is going to have to fill the gap. Is there any way in which I can ...
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RTSP stream on ubuntu touch?

I am trying to run a RTSP video stream on nexus tablet having Ubuntu-touch running on it. using 3 players to make it happen: 1. VLC control 2. MPlayer 3. Gstreamer 1.0 a. VLC is not working on my ...
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Ubuntu Phone (Touch) lock screen issue after upgrade to OS 23

After updating my Aquarius 4.5 to OS 23 (Build Ubuntu 15.04 armhf), the screen won't auto lock. It's forever on and the phone is heating. However, if I manually press the power bottom, the screen ...