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

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How to install ubuntu or Ubuntu Touch on rooted Samsung Galaxy note 8 GT N5100?

I just studied the instructions for installing Ubuntu Touch on a Nexus device on Ubuntu Wiki. Is it possible to practically replicate the same process for Galaxy Note 8? I appreciate your help.
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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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Use inAppBrowser cordova plugin in ubuntu phone

I try to make an app for ubuntu phone with cordova. In the "about page" I would like to put some links for access web page through the ubuntu phone browser. So I installed cordova-plugin-inappbrowser ...
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Big tablet for kiosk (Ubuntu Touch?)

I'm considering testing Ubuntu Touch for a public kiosk application. Most of the tablets is around 7-12 inches but are there any tablets that is around 18-24 inches for Ubuntu Touch? And can I lock ...
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Meizu MX4 how to make full resolution pictures with camera app?

I bought a Meizu MX 4 phone with Ubuntu pre-installed and I love it. The only problem I encountered untill today: the camera is supposed to be a 20Mp camera, but I can't seem to find a way to make ...
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Ubuntu Touch / Meizu MX4 : Camera not working after OTA4 install

Has someone encountered this kind of problem? I tried to uninstall and reinstall the Camera app but nothing better.
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How to make a tethering or hotspot active in ubuntu-touch?

My platform: Google nexus 4. How to make a tethering or hotspot active in ubuntu-touch for sharing internet connection via phone's 3G?
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Ubuntu phone (bq aquaris) camera stopped working after system update

After the last system update,to 15.04 r25 version, the camera is not working. I only get a black screen when it is turned on.
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BQ Aquaris E5 Ubuntu bricked by Ubuntu5 upgrade

Today my BQ Aquaris E5 Ubuntu informed me I had an upgrade available to Ubuntu 5. I downloaded the 160+ MB of data, and the phablet rebooted to install it. Then it went black, and I could not boot ...
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Does the internet runs slower when the display is off?

I have an application which runs in background(it connects to internet and does some stuff) but it seems that when the display is off is works very slow or almost stops. Is this a setting or ...
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ubuntu emulator image and sdk 15.04

I'm developing an application using the sdk 15.04 but i tried all the images available on the emulator and cant find one with that sdk installed and for that reason i can not run my app on the ...
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File system full ubuntu touch

i'm writing beacause today I tried to install OTA 6 update but i failed because the root filesystem of my phone is full. df -h: phablet@ubuntu-phablet:~$ df -h df -h Filesystem ...
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Webapp notifications (Ubuntu Phone)

I just published my first Webapp (Flowdock) with the Webbapp generator. Now my question is how to enable notifications sent by this app. Flowdock supports desktop notifications. Is it possible to ...
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Installing Ununtu on Sony xperia Z ultra [duplicate]

My question is that Ubuntu Touch be available for Sony Xperia Z Ultra? if yes!so how can we installing ubuntu Touch in Sony Xperia Z ultra indian Brand C6802. Could you send me the Full method step ...
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Can I get Ubuntu on a Samsung Galaxy Tab A T350?

I just got a Samsung Galaxy Tab A "SM-T350." I'd love to dual boot Android and Ubuntu touch. I found this site which states the tablets Ubuntu touch works with: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Touch/Devices ...
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Can't install ubuntu-touch on mobile (stuck in <waiting for device>)

Here is the output after running ./dualboot.sh ( link here ) No device ID specified, picking first available device Waiting for device CB006626 to install Ubuntu installer to. Detected connected ...
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Ubuntu touch os in Micromax A110 Canvas 2

I am trying to install ubuntu in my micromax mobile. Reference link after execute below command,terminal scree stuck in "Expecting the device to be in the bootloader... waiting" $ ...
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Ubuntu phone changing SIM configuration BQ Aquaris 4.5

I have a problem with my ubuntu phone. The number of the second sim is wrong. I cannot change it. Because of this I cannot connect via mobile data through this sim. As far as I can see someone who ...
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Ubuntu Phone - both SIM cards always active?

I just got my Aquaris E4.5. Is there a way how to switch off just one of the SIM cards? Sometimes I don't want/need one SIM card to be reachable. And I hope to reduce the energy consumption a little ...
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Ubuntu Phone (14.10) Terminal Scroll up

i own a Smartphone with Ubuntu Touch 14.10 on it. I got an Error when installing something and the Error Message is that long that i can't see the first lines of it. Is there a possibility in the ...
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MX4 Ubuntu Edition — notification window error

Prior to release R4, you could replyvto an sad in through notification window. Since updrade this does not seem to work anymore. Any ideas!?
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Ubuntu can't see my Ubuntu phone!

I have my Ubuntu 15.04(r4) Phone meizu MX4 white usb connected to my desktop Ubuntu 14.04. On my desktop runs qt creator with ubuntu SDK but it cant see my phone. Detecting device.. * there is no ...
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What is root password for Ubuntu Touch?

In Terminal app, as default user phablet I am doing su and getting Authentication failure for everything. As per previous suggestions I have tried ubuntu, phablet, an empty password, and the current ...
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no network connection with ubuntu-sdk

I try to connect my phone (Meizu MX4 Ubuntu Edition) to ubuntu sdk. The phone connects to ubuntu sdk, but when i go to the 'Devices' tab, this message appears: No network connection on your ...
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BQ Aquaris E4.5 won't boot - Screen flashes and phone stops

I've been using this phone for a while now, but suddenly it won't boot anymore. I press the power button and after 3 seconds the screens lights up for a split second and shuts back down. If I keep ...
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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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Installing Ubuntu Touch on to a Nvidia Shield Tablet

I'm trying to install UbTo on to a nvidia Shield. I get as far as $ ubuntu-device-flash touch --channel=ubuntu-touch/stable/ubuntu --bootstrap I dont have enough rep to upload an Image so ill just ...
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I don't receive any MMS on Ubuntu Touch mx4

I'm using Ubuntu Touch on meizu mx4. My phone operator is free mobile and I am on OTA5 version. I can send mms, but I'm unable to receive any MMS. Wifi on or off does not change anything. Any idea ...
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no css for html5 app on ubuntu device

If I test the app within the terminal with the ubuntu-html5-app-launcher the app uses the css. When I deploy it to a real device mx4 it doesn't uses css.
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Error opening zip file or JAR manifest missing : /usr/share/java/jayatanaag.jar

I've made a mistake by: "sudo rm -rf /usr/share/java" Now, every check version by "java -version" the output messages is: "Picked up JAVA_TOOL_OPTIONS: ...
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Ubuntu Touch on Cherry Mobile Flare S3

I have a Cherry Mobile flare S3 and I really would like to have Ubuntu Touch installed on my phone. I've already tried doing the dual boot and later, I've figured out that the phone is not part of the ...
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not able to install Ubuntu on Aquaris E4.5 which has android OS

I am not able to install Ubuntu on my Aquaris E4.5 I followed this link https://developer.ubuntu.com/en/start/ubuntu-for-devices/installing-ubuntu-for-devices/ anyone has link where i can follow and ...
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apparmor breaks the phone?

I've tried to remove apparmor (using apt-get remove apparmor from terminal) and now the phone doesn't boot anymore. Any idea how to repair it? The apparmor didn't seem to get removed completely due an ...
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Where can I get a device with 'Ubuntu for phones' pre-installed?

Canonical has recently announced Ubuntu for phones, which is Ubuntu with a specific interface for mobile devices. Where can I get phones with this version of Ubuntu pre-installed? If no devices are ...
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EAP-SIM supported?

I got an ubuntu phone on Meizu MX4, and I sometimes need to connect to Wifi hotspot using EAP-SIM authentication mode. For the moment, I did not succeed to connect using this mode. Is it supported? If ...
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Can't connect BQ Aquaris Ubuntu Phone to PC

I got a problem with my Ubuntu phone. I have no icons on the "Apps"-Screen anymore after i did a reboot. I can only run applications wich are in the sidebar. When i close an application the phone ...
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Is it possible to turn off the mobile data programatically?

I would like to create an application to turn off the mobile data (cellular) so I'm wondering how can I do that. From terminal: I've tried nmcli but it doesn't go through due an apparmor policy. ...
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Run an Ubuntu app in browser

I want to know how to run Ubuntu app or program in a browser like chrome. I know the ways of vnc server and gdk+ Broadway. I need other ways.
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How do I view or install Ubuntu Touch apps?

Lots of people have started developing Ubuntu Touch apps for the Ubuntu App Showdown and just in general, and have published them in the Click App Store. What is the Click App Store, and how do I ...
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How to SSH into Touch device without Android toolset?

I would like to access my new Ubuntu phone by SSH over a USB cable. Apparently this requires adb, which is not available on my OS, Debian 7. The simplest way forward seems to involve a backports repo ...
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How to stop Unity on the phone so it doesn't restart?

How to bring down the Ubuntu Phone GUI so I can test some Qt stuff? I figured that it's easy to put arbitrary Qt versions into home dir and run them without messing with the main installation. But I ...
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WPA2 Enterprise with TTLS and PAP on ubuntu-touch

I am tyring to connect to a WPA2 enterprise wireless network (not eduroam) using my ubuntuphone. Under settings I can enter all the information (as before in android) but the button Connect stays ...
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Can I install and run native GUI Linux apps on Ubuntu Touch?

In Ubuntu Touch on a tablet, can I use apt-get to access Ubuntu repositories with native apps -- and will native Linux apps run in Ubuntu Touch?
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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?
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How to start ubuntu-touch on Nexus 7 3G Tilapia (nakasig)?

I am trying run Ubuntu Touch on my Nexus 7 3G Tilapia, but I only see the "Google" splash screen. I have read many forums and found that the /data partition is different on Tilapia and Grouper ...
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Port Ubuntu touch on MSM8916 - display overlay get wrong resolution

We try to porting Ubuntu touch on a new unsupported target. We met some trouble on display, therefore we can't see any thing over panel even panel is functional(We could show something on panel by ...
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How to handle QML application shutdown?

I need to persist the state of a QML application when it shuts down, and to read it when the application loads. I tried using Component.onCompleted and Component.onDestruction inside the MainView's ...
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Which codecs does ubuntu-touch support?

Which codecs does ubuntu-touch support? Can I add restricted-codecs package? I've copied an .avi file to ubuntu-touch, and I can hear it, but I can't see anything.
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How to install Ubuntu for Tablets on Lenovo Thinkpad X60/X200/X220/X230 Tablet?

How to install Ubuntu for Tablets (or Unity for Tablets?) on Lenovo Thinkpad Tablet (the X series?) Which package from which repository to install on top of standard Ubuntu to get Ubuntu for Tablets ...