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

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Allowing only certain programs access a mobile broadband connection?

So I got a ThinkPad and I'm wanting to limit what programs are allowed to use the mobile broadband connection and disable the broadband whenever I connect to a wifi network. How can I achieve all of ...
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Show GPX traces in Ubuntu Touch

Do you know if there is a map app that allows to show GPX traces? I have downloaded the GPX file of a hiking route and I would like to follow it on the OSMscout map or something similar.
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Is there an automatic conversion utility deb-to-snap?

I am looking for a script that automates the conversion of a Debian apt-package including dependencies to a snap package for ubuntu core/touch?
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Ubuntu touch devel emulator not recognized by sdk ide

I want to test my scope on an emulator, so I created an i386 emulator instance with the devel channel. I can start the emulator from inside the sdk ide and it will boot properly (I can unlock the ...
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Can't update Ubuntu Phone (Meizu MX4)

My friend's Ubuntu Meizu MX4 Phone has one of the earliest Ubuntu Phone 15.04, and whenever I try to update it, I get the same error. . I can download the new image with no problem, and I can ...
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Ubuntu touch failsto boot in nexus 5

I installed Ubuntu Touch on my Nexus 5 from the following channel: ubuntu-device-flash --server="http://system-image.tasemnice.eu" touch --channel="ubuntu-touch/devel" --bootstrap But it failed to ...
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Ubuntu-touch Webbrowser Virus warning

While using the Webbrowser I got suddenly a hint that a virus is on my Ubuntu Touch Device. My Phone made a beep-beep sound and showed this page: Screenshot Is this true or is it a fake?
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Is there an app to support audio books?

I have an Aquarius E 4.5 Ubuntu edition phone. Is there an app to support Livrevox audio books?
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Ubuntu Touch MX4 screen not working

I have contacted Meizu and Canonical but not getting any answers. I have a MX4 and dont know what is going on with the device, the screen has died in the middle and 4 5 6 and the home key and bottom ...
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GPS not working on Nexus 4

I have followed the thread "How to use GPS on Nexus 4?" but I don't know how to "cd to the directory extract it". I have downloaded and extracted the file but how do I get in to the directory??? Hope ...
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Install Ubuntu on Android Phone note 4 offline

I would like to try Ubuntu on my Galaxy Note 4. The install codes call for using a link to open the file. I am using my phone for my internet. I don't have another connection. is there a way to ...
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Ubuntu Touch - change ebay from US locale to UK

I am trying Ubuntu Touch on my Nexus 4 and when using ebay, it assumes that I am in the US and not the UK. I have tried searching for a locale setting, but to no avail. Can anyone help? Thanks
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Ubuntu Touch or Aquaris M10 Ubuntu Edition

I put Ubuntu Touch on a Nexus 4 phone and I'm thinking about doing the same with a Nexus 10 tablet. Will the Ubuntu Touch software and interface be the same as the Aquaris M10 Ubuntu Edition? Or am I ...
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Install Ubuntu on Nexus 5

Can you install Ubuntu Touch on a Nexus 5? Can't get it to work via Multirom. At boot Ubuntu didn't get pay the Google logo boot screen. Any ideas?
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E 4.5 Aquaris Removing persistant scopes/apps

Just learning about the E 4.5 Aquaris and as part of a spring-cleaning exorcism I checked the storage in 'about this phone'. It seems there are a significant number of scopes/apps that reside ...
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Unbuntu on Android Tablet

I have a Samsung Galaxy tab pro 10.1 running Cyanogenmod at the moment. Is it possible to install Ubuntu Touch and have touch screen, wifi, bluetooth, available and working?
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wmake Problem while compiling a Solver

i tried to compile a solver in OpenFOAM but i get this message . can any one help me?? Thanks mossen@mossen-desktop:/opt/openfoam211/src/OffwindModels$ wmake libso touch: cannot touch ...
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Can I download mobile games using Ubuntu? [duplicate]

I want to know if I can download any kind of mmorpg mobile games with Ubuntu. Any help will be appreciated. Thank you.
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Is there a way to install scipy on an ubuntu phone?

Is there a way to install scipy on a meizu mx4 phone? I tried apt-get install python3-scipy > Unable to locate package python3-scipy
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BQ E5 HD Telegram half working

I installed Telegram on my BQ E5 HD. I can start it and connect to my account. But everything I'm trying after that brings a white page with the waiting / loading pic and then nothing more, even 10 ...
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BQ E4.5 no OTA-9 update

So I own an BQ E4.5 Ubuntu Touch edition, so far I have recieved every update right on the day of the release or the next day, since OTA-9 (OTA-9 is scheduled for release on January 20, 2016.) I still ...
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Error creating kit for Nexus 4 when creating Click target

I'm trying to autocreate a kit for my Nexus 4. It is erroring out with a missing dependency. How do I proceed? build-essential is already the newest version. apt-utils is already the newest ...
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Initial tutorial on Ubuntu touch incompatable with broken screen [closed]

My Nexus 7 2013 screen broke so I installed ubuntu so I can at least have an ARM server to play with. Sadly after booting up Ubuntu wanted to show off the launcher, by asking me to swipe. My screen is ...
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Can I write an app for Android/Ubuntu Phone and openly recommend Ubuntu as a software platform legally?

I am a developer planning to write an app for a local high school. This app will most likely be a free/open source program made on Ubuntu. I am also planning on openly recommending Ubuntu to all ...
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How to run Ubuntu touch on galaxy S2 [duplicate]

Can you guys help me please ? I am trying to put ubuntu touch on my rooted s2 . But i don't know how to do that and i also can't find the roms and something else .
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Limit ramdisk size for Ubuntu Touch boot image

I am trying to re-enable Ubuntu Touch port for Nexus 7 wi-fi 2012 (grouper). It seams I have succeeded in setting up all the sources and everything compiles just fine (as far as I can tell). ...
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Aquaris 4.5 battery issues after OTA 9

after the OTA-9 I am experiencing some issues with the battery. In particular the charge drops pretty faster than before and moreover when it is turned on it doesn't charge at all and I need to turn ...
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Unable to access USB port for Ubuntu touch app

I'm using Ubuntu Touch on my Nexus 4. I'm trying to run an application (digitemp) from the ubuntu touch terminal that needs usb access. The program reads the values from 1-wire temperature sensors via ...
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License rights on creating WebApps

I'm going to create some webapps for the Ubuntu Touch system. I just started by using the Ubuntu webapp-Creator. My Webapps are based on some .de and .com Homepages, which I am using very often. The ...
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Ubuntu touch - applications permissions [closed]

Someone can tell me why when i go to my settings-->privacy & security--> apps permissions .. Between all the apps i can not see the names and icons of three of them!
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Wifi network problems, network disconnecting UT 15.04 OTA-9

I have wifi-network problems using Ubuntu Touch 15.04 OTA-8.5 and OTA-9 on a MX 4 and a Linksys 1900 AC. It did work just fine with earlier releases. I have changed the Linksys to act as an bridge ...
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ubuntu touch OS - Change resolution for hdmi/slimport?

I've got a Google nexus 7 (2013 model) and a nexus 5 with Ubuntu touch as OS on both... The thing is, when i plug in one of them to a external monitor, i've got a very bad resolution. The icon is very ...
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Nexus 4 struck at google logo after flashing localy build ubuntu images

Download the ubuntu-touch pahblet code base and build images for nexus 4 devices (mako) as mentioned in the site - https://developer.ubuntu.com/en/start/ubuntu-for-devices/porting-new-device/. Tried ...
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External Keyboard only in qwerty

I am using a BQ Aquarius E5 Ubuntu touch. I can connect via USB or bluetooth a external keyboard. That works fine. But my normal keyboard = German and the external is always in qwerty (English). I ...
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Ubuntu Phone: USB hub? (Nexus 4)

I have a Nexus 4 which I flashed Ubuntu Touch to. I also recently got a USB Micro-B (male) to USB standard A (female) HUB with exernal power supply. I connected everything, but it didn't seem to work ...
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How to test a javascript scope on a real phone?

I'm developing my first scope, hoping to enter the scopes showdown contest. I've decided to make a javascript scope. I'm having fun with the SDK and following along the javascript scopes tutorial at ...
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Precise movements of the cursor on a textfield in ubuntu touch: is there currently a way to do this?

In a ubuntuphone (or I assume in general on a Ubuntu Touch GUI on a touch device) how am I supposed to accurately move the cursor while I am editing a line in a textfield? Tapping is going quite never ...
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Problem at installing Phablet Tools

I was trying to install the Phablet Tools. But I'm getting the following error: Unrecoverable error. You have held broken packages. What should I do?
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ubuntu touch ota 9 mirclient error on nexus 4

I am using the Nexus 4 with UbuntuTouch ota 9 mako channel installed. My c++ app was working pretty well indeed on rtm version one, now qmake && make work pretty well, .click package was built ...
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syncevolution d-bus error syncing ubuntu phone via carddav

To sync the contacts of my ubuntu-phone witch my ownCloud server I set up a syncevolution configuration and started 1st time syncing: syncevolution --sync slow owncloud contacts As a result I get ...
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Meizu MX4 PRO - Ubuntu

I'd like to buy Meizu MX4 PRO (not mx4 ubuntu edition)( this one ) and i have question. I red that in normal mx4 (not pro) you can boot ubuntu, but will I be able to boot it on mx4 pro? If not, i'll ...
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Dual SIM call settings

In Settings - Cellular it says under "For outgoing calls, use:" after the options, that "You can change the SIM for individual calls, or for contacts in the address book." Changing for individual ...
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Error when i try to update Ubuntu touch to OTA 9

First of all, sorry for my awful english, (I'm Italian). I have an Acquaris E5 Ubuntu Edition and it telled me that device upgrade are ready and I downloaded it and installed. When my phone was ...
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Ubuntu Phone - Meizu MX4 issue with Phone Appd

I am having an issue where when I answer a call the other end cannot hear me appears the the i am on Mute although the microphone mute is not on. If i switch to speaker the other end can hear me fine ...
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Error building .click package with click build .: '…' is not a directory

Error I get when building a .click package, which is an Ubuntu Phone scope: ERROR: 'my-scope' is not a directory Any idea what this could be referring to? Thanks!
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Laptop Docking Station For Ubuntu Tablets?

Will it be possible for OEMs to offer a laptop docking station for Ubuntu tablets? By laptop docking station, I'm describing a laptop keyboard without a display, but with a dock that can accommodate ...
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Can't sign on to site in Ubuntu Phone browser

I tried to sign in to my owncloud machine through the web interface. The browser allows me to enter a username and password, but hitting the Return key does nothing. I tried using a Bluetooth ...
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From Ubuntu Desktop with touch enabled to Ubuntu Touch?

I already port a tablet to boot up Ubuntu Desktop Trusty with touch enabled and can do gestures. Now I want to somehow change from the Desktop GUI to something that look like Ubuntu Touch. Doesn't ...
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Switching back to read-only filesystem

I am using the Nexus 4 with UbuntuTouch installed. I switched to a writable filesystem by this command: sudo mount -o remount,rw / and it worked perfectly. How to switch back correctly to ...
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How to install Ubuntu on Android phone (Lava Iris X1)

I am installing Ubuntu on my lava iris x1 phone .***The hardware used in this phone is JAVA*. I am getting "list of devices" empty. The device is not displayed.** root@xxx-desktop:~# adb devices List ...