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

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How to flash Meizu MX4 ubuntu edition with another channel?

I tried to flash my just received Meizu MX3 Ubuntu edition to the rc-proposed channel by using ubuntu-device-flash touch --channel ubuntu-touch/rc-proposed/meizu.en but I got the unable to enter ...
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Problem with unlocking my lenovo tablet

I have a problem with my tablet that I bought recetly. I'm not a fan of Android so I wanted to run it with Ubuntu OS. I followed every step in this page. But exactly when I try to unlock the device ...
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Installing Ubuntu Touch on Samsung Galaxy S4 mini

I spent the day trying to install Ubuntu Touch on my Samsung Galaxy S4 mini. I used this manual. I could solve some problems, but some problems I couldn't fix. So now I decided to ask. All ...
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Ubuntu phone Apt-get install not working

I have purchase the Meizu mx4 Ubuntu edition and I downloaded the Terminal application from the store. I wanted to try to install anything through the terminal but it's always the same answer: W: ...
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Ubuntu phone does not autolock

My MX4 ubuntu version is not autolocking anymore. It does wake up for notifications, and leaves the screen on. This is a major battery drain. This has either been since I updated to ...
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Meizu MX4 Ubuntu erased or changed access code

One step in the initial configuration of Ubuntu Touch on my Meizu MX4 was to set a user password or pin code. I decided for the pin: just 4 numbers - very easy for me to remember. While I used my ...
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QtWebSockets not available on Ubuntu Touch

I'm developing an Ubuntu Touch application which communicates with a server using WebSockets. Qt offers its own API since version 5.3, which can be used from a QML file by adding import QtWebSockets ...
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Factory Reset on Meizu MX4

It lost the PIN. So, now I'm logged out of the phone. Is there any chance to do a factory reset?
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ubuntu touch for YU Yureka [duplicate]

Can anyone port ubuntu touch for YU Yureka? i would love to use ubuntu in my phone yureka as there is no ubuntu pre-installed phone in India. Official support to yu yureka would be great,like that of ...
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How to make an online, offline app with cache

I just wanted to know how I can do this. For example, I want to have an app that's linked to a WordPress site and when I'm connected to the internet, I want see everything normally, but when I'm not ...
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I still can't install updates or new apps on bq Aquaris E4.5.

What used to happen was that I would not even be able to connect to the network. What happens now is that I can see what's available in store or what updates or available, but either I get asked the ...
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No Gmail Notifications for Ubuntu Phone on Meizu MX4

I got my Meizu MX4 Ubuntu a couple of days ago and can't seem to get the GMail notifications working on it. I have two separate Google accounts set up, both of which allow access to the GMail app that ...
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root password on meizu mx4 ubuntu edition

I just got this brand new phone from Meizu, and immediately after unboxing it, tried to open a terminal, and failed to go to root! Is there any default root password? I sucessfully changed the ...
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How do I clear cache of ubuntu phone?

Hi my ubuntu touch phone (BQ 4.5) is running out of memory. I'm looking for GUI way to make space, most likely by clearing .cache folder. I'm happy to install app, use file manager, simply all ...
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Calendar access to ews

Is it planned for the calendar-app to be able to access ews or office365.com? Tested the access on the desktop - worked fine because it went to look for firefox. Doesn't work so well on the default ...
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Meizu MX4 Bootloop

i just received my new MX4 today but after the first update it won't boot anymore. It is just stuck in a bootloop forever, no adb or fastboot available. If i reboot it to recovery still no fastboot ...
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I used apt-get to install firefox in ubuntu touch and can't run it

I've tried firefox and /usr/bin/firefox and I get the same error message. (process:5119):GLib-CRITICAL **:g_slice_set_config: assertion 'sys_page_size == 0' failed error: no display specified so I ...
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Cannot detect if a MouseArea is over a GridView item

This question is not specific for the Ubuntu platform, but as I am developing an Ubuntu Touch app, I'd like to ask first here. I have a list of UbuntuShapes arranged in a GridView - generated from a ...
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Problems with wifi with Ubuntu Touch

I have intsalled Ubuntu Touch (15.04 r2) on a Nexus 4. Everything is working fine, except the wi-fi. It is enabled, succesfully connected to the home wi-fi network, but it does't work properly. I was ...
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Ubuntu MX4 not detected on Ubuntu SDK

Just got hold of the Meizu MX4 which comes pre-installed with Ubuntu Touch. I have been using the Ubuntu SDK for some time now, today I tried to deploy a simple app onto the device. However, several ...
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Ubuntu phone - how to get contacts

I recently received the Ubuntu Aquarius e.5 phone. It is beautifully packaged and I very much like the system (even though I have discovered a few bugs that I expect will be cleared up in the course ...
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No sound notification with telegram

Since I have my Aquaris E4.5, almost 3 months, I noticed trouble with notification with telegram. I never received sound notification, at all. Most of the time, the led is blinking and the phone ...
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Accessing root files on Ubuntu Phone from my eOS based on Ubuntu. [duplicate]

I'm wondering if its possible to access the root files on my Ubuntu Phone E5 from my computer. I know I can access them from the terminal on the phone but its not ideal using that touchscreen to ...
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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 ...