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

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Ubuntu touch: How to get vivid-preinstalled-touch-armhf.zip

I would like to install the latest version of Ubuntu touch (15.4) on my nexus 4 device. where can I find the file vivid-preinstalled-touch-armhf.zip? or how can i create it from the provided package ...
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How does one get the ambient light conditions in Ubuntu Touch?

I am planning to make an app which would switch between Light and Dark theme based on the ambient light conditions. So if it was a dark room, then the app would switch to a dark theme to reduce the ...
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ubuntu touch questions and active discussions

is anybody actively answering questions for ubuntu touch on here and active chat im using XDA but only one person seems to be active on there anybody know any good resources at all :) wayne
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Can I install ubuntu touch in firefox OS flame device? [duplicate]

I wanna look a try to ubuntu touch in my firefox OS flame device. Is it possible? If so, then how?
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Do I need a driver for pen and touch screen in Toshiba Portege M750?

I have Toshiba Portege M750 with touch screen and pen. After installation of Ubuntu 14.10, the touch screen and pen did not work at all. Is there any driver or a program to fix this problem?
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Where to learn qt c++ [on hold]

can some one tell me, where i can learn / find some good tutorials about qt 5.4 c++?? so i can make program's for Ubuntu-Touch I've tied to look at http://wwww.developer.ubuntu.com, at ...
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Installing Ubuntu Touch on Nexus 7 (2012 WiFi) (Grouper) [on hold]

I'd love to get any version of touch running on my old N7 2012 and I was doing fine with the instructions from this site: ...
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How can contacts and calendars be synchronised?

In all the articles and reviews about Ubuntu Phone, I have been missing one crucial information: What protocols are supported to synchronise your contacts and calendars with your device? ...
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How to play music when app is not the active app?

I'm working on a music app for Ubuntu Touch I don't know how to keep playing music when my app is in the background or the screen is turned off. Apparently, media-hub is a platform service introduced ...
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This phone needs restoring from a PC or service center

I have just installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my nexus 4 and I am getting this error: This phone needs restoring from a PC or service center.
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Is there any official ports of Ubuntu touch for nexus 6 [duplicate]

Is there any official ports of Ubuntu touch for nexus 6? I searched the whole internet and not seems to find anything juicy. I remember it used to support in my old galaxy nexus and nexus 7.
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will Ubuntu touch support Virtualbox?

Will it be possible to install Virtualbox on a future tablet with Ubuntu Touch, so that some needed Windows programs could be run?
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Ubuntu Touch on Sony Xperia L [duplicate]

I would like install Ubuntu Touch on my Sony Xperia L Device. I thought it is no problem, but now there are problems. I have to port it for my Device. But I don't know what I have to do there. Can ...
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How to sync contacts and calendar on Ubuntu Touch with Thunderbird? [on hold]

I am using Thunderbird 31.4.0 on a laptop to sync with MS Exchange using ExQuilla and it is working well. Now I want to sync Thunderbird to my phone which has Ubuntu Touch 15.04. How to sync contacts ...
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iframes in HTML5 APP

I am trying to make an HTML5 App, but it seems that there is an big issue. I can't use iframes in it. Neither with an homepage like google, nor with an locally hosted html file. The iframe is placed ...
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Is it possible to specify default images for scopes?

Is it possible to set a default image for scopes? I've created a couple of scopes for Ubuntu Touch that are basically RSS scopes. But the sites they're reading from don't seem to always provide a ...
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Touch is not setting seconds in file creation

I've looked in documentation. It says, I can set the time creation this way: touch -t 20000131151511 teste I want to create a file with date of 2000/01/31 and 11:51:11. But when I run that command ...
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Credentials not know - Office365 UT browers web-app? [closed]

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 [closed]

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) [closed]

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 [closed]

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 browser ...
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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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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 ...