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

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Ubuntu Touch on a Samsung Galaxy 7 [duplicate]

I have a a samsung galaxy tab 2 7inch and I want to install Ubuntu Touch. How do i do it?
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Ubuntu Touch Devices - 8 to 12 inches

Please provide the details of devices with Ubuntu Touch, 8 to 12 inch touch screen(slatebook/Detachable laptop) available in the market (or future release). Thx, Janardhan.
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How to install Ubuntu Touch Emulator on 13.10?

I went through this site Touch/Emulator - Ubuntu Wiki but I'm still not sure how to install Ubuntu Touch Emulator on 13.10. The site pointed me to: “android” package : Ubuntu, for downloading a .deb ...
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How to force use of “overflow menu” for actions on header bar?

I am using header actions in my Ubuntu SDK app, but I would like to avoid clutter on the header bar. I have noticed that the Android-style "overflow menu" autocreates itself after a certain number of ...
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Ubuntu on Nexus 7 LTE - Bluetooth & LTE not working?

i installed Touch on a Neexus7 LTE - tablet. Using http://system-image.tasemnice.eu/i could get version, but no bluetooth or LTE. I also tried upgrading by making device write-enabled, but this worked ...
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Use the design function of Qt Creator when developing Ubuntu apps

I would like to start developing Ubuntu apps with Qt Creator and I have a few queries when making a simple qml qt app. Firstly, is it normal qml and javascript? Can I use all normal qml and ...
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Can I dual boot a Nexus 4 with Touch preview?

Can I dual boot a Nexus 4 with Touch preview? I have installed Ubuntu touch preview on my phone, but I cannot use it as primary device. I still like to have it for development and testing. Any ...
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Can't SSH into Ubuntu Touch device

From my computer: cameron@cameron-ubuntu:~$ ssh phablet@192.168.99.124 Permission denied (publickey). So it seems that openssh on the phone doesn't have password authentication enabled. But it ...
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How to add the install prefix of Qt5 to CMAKE_PREFIX_PATH environment variable?

I'm developing a C++ program (no GUI) on Ubuntu Touch for the Nexus 4 and I'd like to test QT sensors. However, I'm having some trouble locating the install prefix of Qt 5 for CMAKE_PREFIX_PATH. Did ...
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Will Ubuntu touch work on my tablet? [duplicate]

I have a RCA Voyager tablet, it has roughly a gig of ram, a seven inch screen, a 4 core processor, and 8 gigs of storage. I'm not gonna give too much detail so as not to take too long. Will Ubuntu ...
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How do you package HTML applications for Ubuntu Touch?

Gomobile talks about HTML5 applications but doesn't explain how to package or install them on Ubuntu Phone/Touch. Is the "Unity Webapps" stuff webapps the same for Ubuntu Touch? (API documentation ...
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How to interface with Nexus 4 sensors in Ubuntu Touch through C++ program?

I'm developing a C++ program on Ubuntu Touch (Nexus 4, no GUI) and I would like to read some accelerometer values in. I was hoping I could just include a library and call a function that would return ...
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How do I remove apps from Ubuntu touch?

I have just installed the devel channel on a Nexus 7 and I want to remove multiple pre-installed apps so that my "apps" list only contains launchers for apps that I want on my device.
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How to deploy an Ubuntu touch application for other GNU/Linux distributions?

My situation: I have created an Ubuntu touch application using Ubuntu SDK, in QML & C++. The application uses Ubuntu UI Toolkit (Ubuntu.Components 0.1) I want the application to run in other ...
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ubuntu-device-flash: "Cannot push … to device: free space on /cache/recovery is file

I am trying to install Ubuntu touch on my android device. Currently, I do not have access to normal mode. I do have access to recovery and download. When I try to use ubuntu-device-flash it says: ...
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If a program is compatible with Ubuntu, will it be compatible with Ubuntu Touch?

I really want to get a tablet PC and install Ubuntu Touch on it. Will every package that I've installed in my desktop installation of Ubuntu (14.04) run in Ubuntu Touch? Is Ubuntu Touch simply ...
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Will Android apps be compatible with the Ubuntu Phone OS?

I have heard that there is some similarity in the code used for both Ubuntu and Android programs, but has there been any mention in all the recent publicity over the forthcoming Ubuntu OS for phones, ...
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Can I boot Ubuntu Mobile OS without fully wiping my phone? [duplicate]

I really want the Ubuntu mobile OS but scared my mobile might not be able to handle it. I have the HTC Desire 310 and it's on the Vodafone network (UK), is there way I can test run it on my phone ...
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Why XMLHttpRequest send only “server connection established” in readyState attribut?

I try to store the result of JSON webservice into a List view. I create my request in javascript but my readyState value is always 1 and never change. I don't understand what is wrong. This is my ...
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using ubuntu-sdk to create app with problems

I upgraded my ubuntu 14.04 to 14.10 to use the latest ubuntu-sdk. But When I created a simple UI project there is just a red wave line under the "import Ubuntu.Components.1.1". So I moved my mouse to ...
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Touch App with QML Extension Library does not run on device or emulator, only desktop

I'm trying to create a QML app with a C++ backend using the Ubuntu SDK (Qt Creator). There is a template called 'App with QML Extension Library' When I run this using the Desktop kit it compiles and ...
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How to change index in OptionSelector immediately (without animation)?

In my app, I use an OptionSelector to choose from a list of bike stations. I also have a map component with placemarkers for each station. When I tap a placemarker, it also changes the OptionSelector ...
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Is it possible to install Ubuntu Touch on Galaxy S3 mini [duplicate]

I know it is not on the list of supported devices, but I would like to know if it is at all possible to install Ubuntu Touch on the Samsung Galaxy S3 MINI. I am tired of the bogged down interface of ...
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Install UBUNTU on Phone

I want to install Ubuntu on my Android phone. Need Some guidance. I don't know anything about Rooting. Phone : Micromax Cavas HD (Micromax A116)
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How to fix authentication password, when password is rejected?

When I try to upgrade, I am prompted for authentication password. I enter the password I have set, but I receive a message saying it is incorrect. The same thing happens when I am prompted to "unlock" ...
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How to access shared network files in Ubuntu Touch?

How to access shared network files in Ubuntu Touch? In Android I use ES File Explorer to access files on a Raspberry Pi shared over LAN only.
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How to install Ubuntu Touch RTM 14.09 on Nexus 7 flo?

I have the Nexus 7 (flo) unlocked, rebooted and waiting: magnus@Lubuntu:~$ adb devices List of devices attached 09e08081 device magnus@Lubuntu:~$ adb reboot bootloader magnus@Lubuntu:~$ fastboot ...
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why ubuntu touch terminal cannot execute app

my buntu phone is nexus 4. The following code is not being executed. Code #include <stdio.h> #include <stdlib.h> int main() { printf("Hello world!\n"); return 0; } Compile $ ...
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Having problems trying to switch channels on Nexus 4 (Utopic to 14.09) - Ubuntu touch

Can someone please help me with switching channels on my Nexus 4 Ubuntu Touch? I'm trying to switch from the old 'devel' channel to 'ubuntu-touch/ubuntu-rtm/14.09' (or '...rtm/devel' since that's an ...
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When can I buy an Ubuntu tablet?

I read a lot of pdfs using Mendely and I want to buy an Ubuntu tablet for reading these pdfs on the go. I want to sync my pdf directory on my desktop (that's also running Ubuntu) with my tablet using ...
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Ubuntu touch. adb devices is not recognizing nexus 4

I am using ubuntu touch in my mobile nexus 4. adb was working perfectly and also adb helped to test some of apps I have created in my mobile. Now I am finding that adb is not working at all (ex: adb ...
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Can i install ubuntu touch on lenovo tab with ARMv7 processor [duplicate]

My lenovo A1000 tablet runs the ARM cortex A9 processor based on the ARMv7 architecture,can i install ubuntu touch on it?
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Ubuntu Touch (officially launched version): How to sync contacts

Now that Ubuntu Touch was officially launched today (17th October 2013): How do I sync (upload to/download from) my contacts, with my Ubuntu Touch OS?
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Is canonical reconsidereing support for android apps on ubuntu touch?

It seems like we are going to have ubuntu touch powered devices in the near time. Even though I'm willing to have an ubuntu powered device I find it pretty hard for a new competitor in the mobile ...
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ubuntu touch, no home dash screen

I have installed ubuntu touch on my 2013 Nexus 7 and all appears to be working except, I don't have a "Home" screen option in my Dash options. An Application screen appears and a swipe-up gives me a ...
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how to download and install ubuntu in XPERIA C? [duplicate]

I want to ask that XPERIA C is compatible for UBUNTU OS or not . if yes then help me . thanks ..
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How to copy complete folder from mobile to laptop with obexftp

I'm able to copy files individually from my mobile to pc with 'sudo obexftp -u 0 -c foo -g bar' (foo is directory, bar is a file). But how to copy complete folder (or all its contents in one go). If ...
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Asus TF700t Ubuntu/Android Dual Boot

I want to dual boot my transformer infinity. I like android, but as an IT student it cannot do everything I need homework wise, besides pocket Minecraft sucks. So I want to have my cake and eat it ...
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Why I can't start demo application on ubuntu-touch emulator

I just created a new ubuntu touch emulator (ubuntu 14.10 sdk i386 devel). Check device image version.. X86 Emulator aosp_x86 generic_x86 243 i386 I have a default QML code : import QtQuick ...
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Ubuntu touch terminal

From googling around I have noticed that Ubuntu touch does have a terminal program. I have the amd64 image of Ubuntu desktop next(15.04) installed in a multiboot environment.However I just can't find ...
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Will it be possible to run android apps on ubuntu phone?

I know that the basic question of running android apps on ubuntu has already been answered, but mostly for ubuntu desktop. What I was wondering is, if there will be a way to download and run android ...
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Does Ubuntu Touch support Arabic?

Does Ubuntu Touch support Arabic? If so how do I get it and/or set it up for Arabic?
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Ubuntu touch smartphones

Are there any smartphones available in India with Ubuntu Mobile OS? If not, is it possible to install ubuntu touch in android tablets?
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Is it possible to install Ubuntu on a nokia701? (Not lumia701)

I have a old nokia701 running symbian belle that would be a suitable testbed for me to test Ubuntu for phone. Is it possible to install ubuntu on it without writing code?
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Is there a google voice or other VoIP app for Ubuntu phone?

I don't see a google voice app available for Ubuntu phone, are there any known plans for this? Are there any other known VoIP apps available for Ubuntu Phone or any plans for one? I came across ...
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Porting Ubuntu touch onto Asus Transformer T100TA

I'm trying to port Ubuntu Touch(Not Ubuntu 14.04 or any version of desktop Ubuntu) onto an Asus Transformer T100TA tablet. Its a hybrid tablet. 64bit processor with 32-bit Windows 8.1 operating ...
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Incorrect display of Ubuntu Emulator (SDK)

I've installed ubuntu-sdk and created i386 instance of Ubuntu Touch image (ubuntu-emulator create myname --arch=i386). After I run it by ubuntu-emulator run myname and everytime I get the following: ...
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Ubuntu Touch: How can I debug ubuntu touch apps on the device? [duplicate]

My app works well on desktop but I can't figure out why does it crash on my nexus 7. How can I debug it while it runs on the device?
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Updating Themes and icon packs in ubuntu touch devel r243

Does anyone know of any cool tweaks that can be made to the latest ubuntu touch r243 devel? I have been playing around with some of the apps and setting updates and wanted to know if more themes were ...
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Ubuntu on my nexus 5

I have an issue after trying to install ubuntu to my nexus 5 and it is stuck in a loop how can I fix this problems can anyone help me