An application that is accessed online, within a webpage. Since 12.10 Ubuntu is capable of integrating them with Unity desktop.

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WIll Web Apps be backported to 12.04?

I was wondering if the web app technology would be back ported to 12.04? I didn't know if this is where I would ask this question but I thought I would ask anyway.
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Web-apps preview always goes to same Hulu page [closed]

Every time I access Hulu from the dash using web-apps it takes me to the same (previously viewed) video instead of the main sign-on screen for Hulu. I just tried it with YouTube and it does the same ...
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Where are webapps in Ubuntu 15.10

I just read this blogpost: http://www.howtogeek.com/119560/how-to-install-and-use-ubuntus-new-web-apps-feature/ I am running Ubuntu 15.10 and I tried to install as stated in the link, but sudo ...
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Why does “apt-get autoremove” removes packages that are still used by programms?

I mostly install my software via apt-get. From time to time apt-get tells me to use autoremove to install "unused packages". But it removes for example webapps-common which is used by the ubuntu ...
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How can I set the User Agent in a webapp?

I have developed a simple web application which is in the click store and available for users to install on their phone. Some websites require a special UA string in order to render correctly and I'd ...
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Are the webapp integration useless?

Ubuntu asks for installing various websites' webapp versions by prompting when I open the particular website. As of now, I've installed WordPress, Facebook Messenger, and Reddit. But I don't see any ...
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Downloading a complete webpage

How can I download a complete webpage through terminal. Providing address of a webpage should automatically indicate the sub pages related to it. Are there any GUI alternatives?
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What is the Google Calendar webapp good for?

After updating to 14.04.1 my Firefox suggested that I install a Google Calendar app. I did so. As far as I can tell it is exactly the same thing as if I'd run it in Chrome. It doesn't seem to do ...
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Ubuntu OS hanged stage [duplicate]

I am using ubuntu and some times it is going to hanged stage while running 2 or more webapps simultaneously. Is there any way similar Alt+Ctrl+Delete to Task manager in Windows for sudden ...
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How do I deploy a Django or PHP website via Juju?

This question may be a bit basic, but I have read the documentation here https://juju.ubuntu.com/docs/ I understand how I deploy the charms(apps) to a service. But if I want to deploy a django app or ...
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stop web integration to unity in Ubuntu 13.10?

I don't want webapps integration in Ubuntu, so is there any way I can stop Webapps integration to Unity in Ubuntu 13.10 OS. Thank you.
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Out of the box Ubuntu 13.04 with Chromium does not automatically use web apps

I really like the web apps feature in Ubuntu, but when I installed Ubuntu 13.04 and cChromium the automatic integration didn't work. I have no idea how to kick-start the integration. Anyone an idea?
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Unity notifications from BBC News do not disappear when I click them

I have a problem with Firefox Unity integration on the BBC News website. The headline notifications never disappear until I click them. Most other programs' notifications disappear after a while. ...
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Can't get Grooveshark WebApp to work

I just upgrade to 12.10 and I was thrill to use WebApps, specially Grooveshark's. So I went to the website, click "Integrate" and... nothing. No icon on my dash, no controls on my sound ...
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Step by step guide to install web Apps Feature in Ubuntu 12.04 with screen-shots and steps till end

Can anyone please give me a step-by-step guide to installing the Web Apps feature in Ubuntu 12.04. Please include screenshots and clearly separated steps from beginning to end. It would be very ...
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How to uninstall unity webapps feature?

I think the servers were not working and that was the origin of the problem I am running 12.04 and installed the Unity Webapps thing. I didn't like the result and want to uninstall it but... I can't. ...
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Is there a feed reader with web interface and desktop client?

I'm looking for a feed reader that has both: web-interface and a standalone client for the dektop. Like that, I could read my feeds from every omputer with an internet connection and from my PC even ...
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Is there a simple way to add an url as launcher on Ubuntu Touch?

Right now, if one wants to gain quick access to a webpage on Ubuntu Touch devices, the best way is to create a simple webapp, using Ubuntu SDK or w/e. I'm wondering if anyone knows of a way to add an ...
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Empty whoami in subshell

I have a webapp (nginx, gunicorn, python) that receives git post hooks and triggers a command line tool (ruby, capistrano). Everything is run via a user named deployer. The command line tool runs very ...
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Ubuntu Touch webapp icon

Why not change my webapp icon for 'ubuntu-touch' after updating? Apparently it is properly updated in the app store, but when I install it, no. I've created the icon following this guide >> ...
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R/Shiny WebApp logs, running in shell (Ubuntu crontab)

I'm running, using crontab, an R/Shiny WebApp. The crontab expression looks like this: @reboot R -e 'shiny::runApp(...)' | tee /var/log/shiny-server.log I've also tried @reboot R -e ...
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webapp-container paste password?

I created a few shortcuts to some web-apps using webapp-container. For example: [Desktop Entry] Name=KodiRemote Comment=Kodi Remote Type=Application Icon=/1TB/Seafile/icons/kodi.png ...
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Ubuntu Touch app development [closed]

I would like to try out Ubuntu Touch app development, and I have a few questions that hopefully some of you will be able to answer... I'm intending to use HTML5. - Do applications have to undergo a ...
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Ubuntu Desktop Webapps - Unable to paste

Context I use a password manager with randomly generated passwords for all logins. These passwords are incredibly long and have a wide variety of characters/symbols/numbers for increased strength. ...
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How to run gui application from web app?

I have to run a grafic application on ubuntu 12.04 LTS from my Web App. All works greate, but every time I boot the pc, I must run "xhost +" comand on terminal to execute the application. If I run ...
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Are webapps working in Ubuntu 14.10?

At the moment I am still using 14.04 the LTS version. Anybody using 14.10, has there been a fix on webapps ? Do they work or still get a blank screen?
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What framework to use for my web app?

I am currently putting together a quick web app for Ubuntu touch. Everything is sorted but I can't figure out which framework to select in the manifest.json. I have tried a few but I get: ...
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Deploy Webapp Locally with Ubuntu SDK

I'm not much of a developer, but I was looking to create my own webapps for a couple websites I use. I installed the Ubuntu SDK (14.04) and created a webapp project for the site I want to use. I can ...
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Ho to read/write a local file from a webapp?

I'd like to have a config dialog, then I need to read/write a local file from a webapp? Please, How could I do that? Thanks in advance! For @terdon question: I'd like to add an Action QuickList ...
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Unity webapp is not working in Ubuntu 14.04

I created an Unity webapp for Telegram: It works perfect in Ubuntu 13.10. In Ubuntu 14.04 is not working: I open the Webogram web. Firefox is asking about to install the webapp > I click yes. ...
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Linux-Ubuntu Problem : Cannot find mysql database after connection is made to mysql

I have a war file deployed in webapps folder at /srv/apache-tomcat-7.0.53/webapps/ War name is InIndia.war I have deployed inindiadb.properties in classpath which is /srv/apache-tomcat-7.0.53/lib ...
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Is there any software exactly like Adobe Dreamweaver that works with Ubuntu? [duplicate]

I want to know that is there any web development tool exactly like Adobe Dreamweaver? If your answer is yes, please suggest me it and If it is no, please help me to develop it. and that should only ...
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Tweetdeck webapp for Firefox

Twitter bought Tweetdeck. Using Firefox or Chromium, after entering the website http://web.tweetdeck.com/ displays a notification to install Unity interface integration. Unfortunately this does not ...
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Unity WebApps API not available on load in Chromium

I have my website setting up the unity webapp integration on load. In contrast to Firefox, Chromium hasn't the API available immediately after loading the page. Is there any best practice how to wait ...
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Unity Webapp not working with Chromium (13.04)

I usually use the Unity Webapps integration with Chromium, but today after an fresh Ubuntu intallation the webapps doesn't work. What can I do to make an log of it or something like that to find out? ...
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What changes were made to Unity webapps in 13.04?

The webapps feature introduced in 12.10 seemed like it had a lot of potential, but it also seemed like an early preview, with limited functionality and some bugs. Having updated to 13.04, it all looks ...
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How to remove omgubuntu web app from ubuntu?

I tried using methods found in different posts on this forum, but they do not work because my system tells me that that app is not installed. Any help ? EDIT: ** Just now i installed Ubuntu Vibes ...
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help with using the Unity Web API for my website

I'm trying to follow this tutorial, but when clicking on the 'executing this now' on that site nothing happens, i have put up this code here press (CTRL+U) to see the code and that doesn't work ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 upgrade and web app do not work

I started Firefox, saw the pop-up window and clicked install for Gmail and Google calendar. I get no change in my unity left launcher menu, nor when I tried to type Gmail in the dash. However when I ...
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How to make my own web app

After switching to Ubuntu 12.10, I have discovered I like the Web App's feature. I do not, however, like the Gwibber application, or Twitter.com (and it's web app) because of lack of features. I do, ...
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Web Apps don't show up in launcher or messaging menu

I upgraded to 12.10 and I'm excited to use the web apps feature but it's not working! I did everything by the book: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webapps/preview sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get ...
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How to change trust settings in unity-webapps

I installed unity-webapps and I allowed GMail to integrate, however disallowed access to Google Docs and something else. Now I want to review and change the settings. How to do that? I found how to ...
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Open mailto: links in Unity with non-default browser webapp?

I use Firefox as my default browser. Email is a Chromium webapp pinned to the launcher, with a Google Apps account so it's basically GMail. Most solutions involve the 'desktop-webmail' application ...
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Do Unity Web Apps No longer Intergrate Into the HUD?

Do unity-web-apps no longer integrate into the HUD (x) and into the desktop (x)? I haven't used unity-web-apps since 12.04, and I do not know if it is simply not working or if this is a feature that ...
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How do I download an app that was created with “quickly release” from “launchpad.net” to a phone?

I made a very basic app and using the command "quickly release" a file "training_16.01.9.tar.gz" on my launchpad.net page appears. I just followed instructions like a lamb to make this happen so I ...
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Web IDE that has a Linux compiler?

Is there a web IDE that has a Linux compiler (virtual Linux compiler) with Python support? I've created a Python application that uses GTK and Linux modules such as os.system and gtk. I need to ...
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Converting website into Ubuntu webapp

I have to converted my website into an Ubuntu webapp. I converted using SDK. Now, how to run it without publishing and without SDK on other PC?
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How to add an toolbar with buttons (by swiping) on web app's?

I want to add the toolbar buttons those you can swipe from the bottom, on my web app. How can I do it? There are some web apps in the store with them, and I would like to put them in my web app as ...
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unable to start fedora service from ubuntu

when i tries to start my fedora service using the command " idris@idris-OptiPlex-780:~$ service fedora start" it says that:couldn't read file "database": no such file or directory /etc/inti.d/fedora: ...
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How do I run as bash script from a WebApp?

I currently am developing a custom Ubuntu dist. that runs a dedicated Kiosk app upon boot. I would like an easy method to shutdown from inside the Kiosk app, but I am currently at a standstill at what ...