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

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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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Anyone else having no SIM detected on Nexus 5? [on hold]

So yeah basically I was wondering if anyone else had hit this issue with Ubuntu Touch on Nexus 5 from the tasenmice system image shown on the Ubuntu Touch installation site? Nothing I've tried will ...
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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 ...
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Last.fm scrobbling on Ubuntu Touch

Does the default Music app on Ubuntu Touch support (realtime) Last.fm scrobbling?
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Problems connecting to eduroam wifi - ubuntu touch

I am trying to connect to our university's eduroam wi-fi network with my Nexus 4 running Ubuntu touch (utopic latest build), but can't get past the first stage. I wonder if anyone can help please? I ...
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Installing Ubuntu Phne on a Doogee Turbo 2014 -

Im afraid I am fairly new to the wonderful world of Linux Ubuntu. Is there anyone here who could give me some simle steps or point me in the direction of how to install Ubuntu Phone on a Doogee Turbo ...
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can't play in my app *.amr file? in Ubuntu Touch

in Audio{} qml file *.amr don't play in Ubuntu touch on Nexus 4 is it normal I have the last image r203 *.wav or *.mp3 play but the file size is greater then *.amr
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trying to install ubuntu touch to nexus 4 - can't connect device (14.04 in virtual box on mac)

I'm trying to install Ubuntu touch to a nexus 4. I've followed all the steps so far, downloaded the packages and gotten the phone ready, but now I got to the step of connecting it to the computer ...
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Is there a way to increase /dev/loop0 on ubuntu touch

I have ubuntu touch on a Nexus 4, but when I try to install some libraries I get an error saying that there is not enough space. I could see that the partition the system is using to install is ...
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Is Ubuntu Touch a separate distribution or the same one?

I would like to install the latest Ubuntu Touch on a 2013 Nexus 7 tablet. Which version should I be looking for: the regular Ubuntu (for ARM platform) or a separate Ubuntu Touch? I understand that ...
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Why my application crash on ubuntu-touch?

I want to try to create un application for ubuntu-touch with QML ! I was created a simple application : import QtQuick 2.0 import QtQuick.Controls 1.1 import Ubuntu.Components 0.1 import ...
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Install Ubuntu Touch for Galaxy Tab 3 [duplicate]

I have a Galaxy Tab 3 SM-T210R Tablet and I really enjoy using the Ubuntu desktop and would like to to start using the touch version for the tablet. Eventually using it on the phone as well. Has ...
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Ubuntu Installation on HTC Salsa

I was trying to install Ubuntu for smartphone on HTC Salsa. In the final step I got the following error. ~$ sudo ubuntu-device-flash --channel=devel --bootstrap 2014/08/18 22:54:19 Expecting the ...
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Detail Documentation About Ubuntu Touch [closed]

I try to find detailed documents about Ubuntu Touch Architecture, how the components interact each other and significant diagrams etc. I Thanks.
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Why does the Ubuntu SDK tell me, “do not use comma expression”, and what should I use instead?

So for example: onCurrentlyExpandedChanged: flickable.DragOverBounds, flickable.contentHeight += itemHeight,console.log(itemHeight) The commas will have a yellow underline, and the tooltip will ...
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Error while exporting picture through content hub

I'm writing an app and I'm trying to incorporate content hub into it. My app downloads various file formats so I want to be able to export images, videos and other types of content to other apps. I ...
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Ubuntu touch threads priority; Will Touch be as laggy as Android, or smooth like IOS?

Are there separate User Interface and Rendering Threads in Ubuntu Touch? In other words, will Ubuntu Touch be laggy like android or smooth like ios?
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Why am I getting the error “Cannot assign to non-existent property ”head"?

I'm actually on Trusty, and I want to try new "head" property which comes with API 14.10 of Ubuntu SDK. When I launch qmlscene to test my applicaton, I get this error : Cannot assign to ...
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How to install Ubuntu Touch on a Samsung S4 clone [duplicate]

I was wondering if it is possible to install Ubuntu Touch on a mobile device deciding on one which mimics (even in the operating system which is Android 4.2) a Samsung S4. To be precise, beyond that I ...
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ubuntu-device-flash fails nexus 4

Phone Status: Ubuntu touch was installed, but i have to reinstall it because the Ubuntu install is broken. Im unable to install Ubuntu Touch/Phone a second time, it always errors out with the ...
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Using ubuntu-device-flash on a Nexus N7 only installs the rescue system

Following this developer.ubuntu.com guide I flashed my Nexus 7 via # ubuntu-device-flash --channel=trusty --bootstrap, got this [1] output, but after rebooting the following from the Install Ubuntu ...
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Ubuntu touch channel for Nexus7 2013

What's the recommended channel for Ubuntu touch on Nexus7 2013. Ubuntu touch is working with channel devel, but this results also has a UI for phone. It seems to be a image of phone and not a tablet. ...
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Error on new Ubuntu-Update? (Ubuntu Touch)

Some minutes ago, my phone rang and showed, that an update (to Version 179) is available. So I tried to update. After reboot, it asked me, if I want to disable some recovery-mode. But I don't want to ...
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Can't get utouch to show available wifi networks

I have ubuntu touch installed on a 2014 Nexus 7. Swiping down from the wireless symbol reveals a "Network" menu with the choices Flight Mode, Wifi Settings, and Cellular Settings. Wifi Settings ...
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How can i sync my CardDav contacts with UnuntuTouch?

at the moment i can´t find a way to sync my owncloud contacts with my ubuntu touch device.. I there an app or a nativ solution to sync carddav and caldav? Thanks ... Greetz Echse
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how to install ubuntu touch on my mobile Sony Xperia Ray [duplicate]

I have mobile "sony ericson xperia ray st18i". I'm damn interested in installing Ubuntu touch on this mobile, but can't find my device in Ubuntu supported device list. Can you please update me if I ...
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Developing NodeJS for Ubuntu Touch:

I'm new here and interested in developing apps for Ubuntu Touch. Already got the developer version running on a tablet model P3110. What I'd like to know is if it's compatible with NodeJS or if it's ...
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How do you get unity8-desktop-session running on your ubuntu? [duplicate]

https://launchpad.net/unity8-desktop-session is the current implementation of Unity8 for the desktop. It is very early days. What are the steps needed get this up and running as a native ...
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Galaxy s2 Ubuntu os [duplicate]

How can I make calls and sms on galaxy s2 with Ubuntu OS work? Is ubuntu os dead for galaxy s2 ? Thanks very much in advance.
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Why can't I use the 14.10 development apis?

So I am developing an Ubuntu Touch app and I am running the devel (utopic) channel on my phone, but 14.04 on my PC. I've changed the manifest to use the 14.10 framework, but when I run it on my phone ...
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Ubuntu Touch Vodafone DE 3G Connection

I flashed Ubuntu Touch on my Nexus 4. My Carrier (Vodafone Germany) is detected but if i try to connect to the internet via mobile broadband, im always redirected to a Vodafone start page. Also i just ...
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How to install ubuntu mobile os in iphone? [duplicate]

I was wondering if it was possible to install the ubuntu os for mobile devices in an iphone 4 hardware. If yes can you please guide me through. Also i might want to be able to go back and restore to ...
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I need the source code to build a ubuntu phone rom for the moto x [duplicate]

If i could get the source code for ubuntu phone os, i could compile a build of the os for the moto x, which a good number of people want.
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u1db index and query

Im writing a ubuntu touch app with u1db as db, but im getting troubles with query and index. Im saving a doc with sub-fields, but at retrieve point with index and query i wont get the expected ...
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what & Which android phones are fastest and compatible with ubuntu touch/ [duplicate]

I've Been looking at getting an android for Ubuntu and i want to know which phones are compatible if some one could point me to a list of compatible phones i would be happy.i haven't been able to find ...
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How to calculate GRID_UNIT_PX

I want calculate a GRID_UNIT_PX for the 1280*720 5" 295 PPI display. What the math formula do I use?
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Ubuntu on an Android tablet? [duplicate]

I know that Ubuntu touch for tablets is still in development but how do people have it already installed, are these just dev builds? they seem to work very well otherwise.
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SFTP/SSH Not Working in Ubuntu Touch

It was working before but now it stopped working. Even in Ubuntu SDK I can't run my application directly to my device...though I'm not sure they are related. The error is: Command: open ...
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Install Karma Machine on desktop (14.04)

Just curious if it is possible to install Karma Machine on the desktop (14.04 64bit)?
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unable to search 2G(EDGE) network

i am using huawei e1732 data card. in windows every thing is fine. now i am using ubuntu 14.04 LTS. And i am not able to use any 2G network. please help me to solve this issue.
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How do you install the Ubuntu Touch Coreapps?

How do you install the Ubuntu Touch Coreapps on an Ubuntu Desktop?