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

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Credentials not know - Office365 UT browers web-app? [on hold]

Credential not Known. I am trying to build a webapp to access Office365. I have a corporate account, so I can't give you the details to share. I tried on Windows, Ubuntu Desktop and Mac using ...
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[Ubuntu Touch][15.04] Playing music with console app when the screen is locked [on hold]

On my Nesus 4 Ubuntu Touch (15.04) I'd like to use other than native music player (it has got better sound quality). The problem is: when I lock the screen the music stops playing. When I unlock the ...
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How do I animate using javascript and qml?

I've searched the internet and I can't find a simple guide how to animate ui objects in Ubuntu SDK. Can someone please explain the different parts needed and how they work together? Best Regards / ...
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Video not played on my nexus 5 ubuntu

Video format not played shows error playig failed to connect with playback backendin my Ubuntu touch in nexus 5 How to enable video in Ubuntu touch
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Installing Ubuntu touch on Virtual device [duplicate]

Is there any way or procedure to install ubuntu touch in Virtual device?
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Can I run Android Apps on Ubuntu Phone? [duplicate]

When I use the new Ubuntu phone, I hear that I wont be able to use apps for Android. Is there an easy way to modify the operating system to support the Android java style applications on Ubuntu Phone? ...
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Changes to fstab overwritten after reboot. Ubuntu Touch 15.04 (r1) on a Nexus 7 (2013) [on hold]

I installed Ubuntu Touch on my Nexus 7. After the initial install the / partition is read only, so I do sudo mount -o remount,rw / I then update /etc/fstab with rw instead of ro for the / ...
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Am I to submit bug reports for Ubuntu core apps to launchpad.net

I've encountered some bugs with the Ubuntu software center and the browser on Ubuntu touch. I'm not sure if I should submit them to the official repo, since I'm talking about apps, not core OS ...
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Installing Ubuntu Touch on Samsung Galaxy S4 [on hold]

I am following this tutorial for installing Ubuntu. I'm stuck at the step adb reboot bootloader. When I run this command, my phone boots up and shows the ODIN-Screen "Downloading... Do not turn off ...
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Is it possible to take raw-images with Ubuntu phone?

Is it possible to take raw-images with Ubuntu phone (BQ-model or other upcoming smartphones)?
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how to fix broadcom drivers for ubuntu touch?

How can i solve my issue to get ubuntu touch running on my phone? I just create new defconfig for Ubuntu Touch to port on Galaxy S2 Plus, after compile it without problems, since my device doesn't ...
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How to install Tamil language in Ubuntu touch

How should I install the Tamil language on Ubuntu Touch on my Nexus 5? I can't even install just the ttf-Tamil-fonts through the terminal... Any solution that would let me read Tamil on the web ...
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Error while installing QML app on ubuntu device using QT creator

I am getting following errors when try to install an application on my Nexus 4 having Latest Ubuntu Touch OS. :-1: error: lint_maintainer_domain: (EMAIL NEEDS HUMAN REVIEW) email domain too long ...
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Can't create Database on device using Local Storage in Ubuntu Touch

When I run my app directly on my Nexus 7, I encounter an error which says that it can't create the Database for my app. The path is certainly my app's data folder so it should have access to that. I ...
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Ubuntu Touch port adbd not starting

I'm trying to port ubuntu touch to oneplus one, it compiled without any errors. I have a problem where adbd does not start? it's hard to debug without adbd. here is the last_kmsg: ...
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Ubuntu SDK first usage problems?

My configuration : Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64bit Qtcreator 3.1.1 everything is up-to-date Hello everyone, I'm trying to just compile and run an HTML5 App for ubuntu Phone, but after trying and searching ...
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Run KeePassX on ubuntu phone

I ordered a BQ Ubuntu phone in the last flash sale. Once it arrives I'd like to run KeePassX on it. Does anyone with experience with the phone (perhaps on a Nexus 4) know whether KeePassX runs on it? ...
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Using both tabs and pagestack navigation in HTML5 app for Ubuntu Phone

I've started to develop an html5 app and I need to combine tab navigation with pagestack. In practice I have a main view that present a tab navigation. Tabs content are list of items and I want to ...
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generic brick won't play

I have a generic Chinese tablet that I cannot get past the robot logo. I have tried all button combinations and the reset button thru the hole in the back. I had set it to factory reset and it slipped ...
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Ubuntu-Sdk Design Mode Error

I have a problem opening up design mode in the Ubuntu-Sdk. I get an error reading typinfo files. I have ubuntu-sdk installed on Ubuntu 14.10. Am I missing a package? screenshot of design mode error ...
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Is the ubuntu OS the same version across Phones, Tablets, and PCs?

As I am sure most everyone on here is aware. Windows 10 will be the same OS no matter what device it is running on(PC,Tablet,Phone). I was curious, looked around couldn't find it, so thought I'd drop ...
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How do I access the microphone in an ubuntu touch app

I want to write a chromatic tuner app for the ubuntu phone. What is the best way to access the microphone and stream the audio data to memory, so that I can analyze it? The only thing I found so far ...
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REQUEST someone create OpenVPN .ovpn splitter App please [closed]

its very hard to run VPNs on Linux (mint 17.1 MATE) but on Android & Windows 7 its very very easy. Linux requires ".ovpn" file to be splitted into THREE separate files "ca.crt", "client.key", ...
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Displaying a web page in a PageStack

I'm writing a html5 app for the Ubuntu phone and I want to click on a list item on the front page of a page stack and open it on the next page - however I can't think of a way to do this. I've tried ...
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Question about Ubuntu Touch kernel version

I'm using a Nexus 5 device installed with Ubuntu Touch for a while, and i've noticed that the kernel used by Ubuntu Touch is nearly the same as Android 4.4.4 and 5.0.2 are using. I'm very interessted ...
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Ubuntu Touch (Nexus 4, Developer & Stable Channel)

Did install without any problems. Firstly installed the image from "Stable", as the problems occurred, installed from Developer Channel. On both installation (factory reset has been performed as well) ...
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Supported live streaming protocols and codecs

What live video streaming protocols+codecs does Ubuntu-touch 14.10 support? Can someone point me to some docs about the matter? Thanks!
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Tamil font issue in ubuntu touch phone running ubuntu 14.10 r15

I have installed Ubuntu touch 14.10 in my nexus 4. All are working fine except rendering Tamil fonts. I could not read Tamil web sites in any application like shorts and browser. I tried installing ...
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Creating a WPA2 Enterprise Connection On Ubuntu Touch

I've recently flashed ubuntu touch onto a nexus 7. Its great, but i can't get it to connect to the WPA2 Enterprise network that is the main source of internet in my university (specifically eduroam). ...
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Which tablet is suitable for Ubuntu Touch? [duplicate]

I am in India. I am planning to buy tablet for less than $400 dollars. I saw on the wiki the tablet devices which is suitable for Ubuntu Touch. But I still think that I could buy a better one, for ...
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How to cause an Ubuntu Touch device to vibrate?

I'm toying with my first Ubuntu Touch app and am trying to enable the phone's internal, umm, "vibrator." How can I go about doing this? Any pointers on how to do this in either C++, JavaScript, or ...
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Composing a message in Ubuntu Touch Messaging App

I have ubuntu touch installed on a Nexus 5 phone using multirom. I can't imagine how this isn't a stupid question, but how do you compose a message in the messaging app? I can receive text messages, ...
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Ubuntu Mobile splash - no data sources avilable

With the EU Ubuntu phone release news, but living in the US, I decided to try to install Ubuntu on an old Nexus 4 just to try it out. Of course, I have no SIM card and can't use any of the cell ...
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Ubuntu Touch on Nexus 5 Camera Crashes

I installed Ubuntu touch on my Nexus 5 using multirom on Android. So far it works well, but the camera doesn't work. I reinstalled both the Ubuntu rom and the camera app. The logs from the camera ...
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Ubuntu Phones for the US

Will there be Ubuntu Phones for the Ubuntu users of the US? I've seen loads of articles about the Bq Aquaris phone, but, it's only available in Europe, what about us American Ubuntu users?
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Ubuntu phone terminal [duplicate]

Does someone know if usual command line sotfware (i.e. image magick) can be installed and used in the ubuntu phone terminal app. Thank you.
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What file formats does Ubuntu Touch support? Can it read odt? Is there a text editor?

I intend to buy a bq ubuntu edition phone, but the flash sales on one side and the lack of clarity about what we will find, is discouraging me. I have some questions about the usability of the OS. ...
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Why do I need an Ubuntu One account for the Ubuntu Touch App store?

While the usual tradition of linux distributions is to have repositories accessible to anyone, why do I need to have a ubuntu one account in order to download apps on the ubuntu store? While ubuntu ...
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how to install ubuntu on galaxy nexus [duplicate]

I followed instructions at https://developer.ubuntu.com/en/start/ubuntu-for-devices/installing-ubuntu-for-devices/ but whenever i try to install by types following $ ubuntu-device-flash ...
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Do Phones running Ubuntu Touch have remote ability to remove apps, wipe phone - aka killswitch?

Android (when using google services) and iPhones have the ability to remove apps (used for removing malicious and expired apps) and also remotely wipe/disable the phone (in event of theft). Do phones ...
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Search for installed apps/scopes

On my Ubuntu Phone, how can I search/filter installed scopes/apps so that I can easily remove some stuff?
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Appplication development [duplicate]

Can anyone tell me how can I get information about where to find course or courses for Ubuntu phone application development?
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Can't receive MMS T-Mobile USA Ubuntu Touch 14.10

I'm running Ubuntu 14.10 (r15) stable release on my Nexus 4, booting through Multirom (on the Android side, I'm using Rastapop 5.0.2, Hellscore kernel, and have LTE enabled--if any of that matters). ...
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How can I put ubuntu phone on my android device that owns mtk6589 processor? [duplicate]

How can I put ubuntu phone on my android device that owns mtk6589 processor? The model is lenovo a820 plus
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Ubuntu Touch - emacs gets 'fatally' stopped in terminal if user switches away to other touch applications

Here is my problem: I start 'emacs' in latest Ubuntu Touch running on Nexus 7. Then I swipe to switch to Unity desktop and there I launch, say, browser. Then I swipe again and switch back to terminal ...
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why use ubuntu touch? [closed]

which is the utility of using ubuntu touch, if it only serves to high-end smartphones? are doing the same as the android ? only updating the new phones to force people to consume their new mobiles and ...
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Ubuntu Touch - how to create Unity .desktop launcher to make UT terminal to open and execute a command?

I have latest Ubuntu Touch installed on Nexus 7. I just apt-get installed there 'emacs' package. Currently I open Terminal application in Ubuntu Touch and key in "emacs" to get it launched. I want ...
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ubuntu-html5-app-launcher click bug [duplicate]

I have a problem with the ubuntu-html5-app-launcher, clicks dont work. Did install qtcreator & ubuntu-sdk on my Linux Mint and start a html5 project. If i click on a link or a button, nothing ...
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Ubuntu touch full desktop

Would it be possible to take my nexus 10 with the latest ubuntu for tablets installed, mount the system partition as rw, and, by means of adding and removing packages, get a full unity 7 desktop ...
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How to parse remote html in ubuntu touch app

I am trying to find out if I can port a python based programm to ubuntu touch. My program parses remote html pages for items and then saves or streams the given link locally. How do I parse a ...