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You can now under Chrome run APKs, using this extension (bearing in mind it is in development for use by developers for testing apps). Here are some steps I did to get it to work Install from here - click 'Add to Chrome' This will take a while as it seems to download a crx installer weighing in at 113Mb, and another one at around 9Mb, so be patient: ...


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OK here are all the steps to get this to work. I had problems with all responses I found online, bits and pieces everywhere without any certain order and no single working solution, (running Android Studio, Jmonkey 3D, and Ubuntu 14.04) If adb devices shows android device as ????????? (no permissions) follow these instructions: 1) create file ...


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If you think, you have latest SDK but the adb tool is older one, Use, # adb version Android Debug Bridge version 1.0.31 # wget -O - https://skia.googlesource.com/skia/+archive/cd048d18e0b81338c1a04b9749a00444597df394/platform_tools/android/bin/linux.tar.gz | tar -zxvf - adb # sudo mv adb /usr/bin/adb # sudo chmod +x /usr/bin/adb # adb version Android ...


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This is so simple... Go to Android Studio=>Tools=>Create desktop Entry.. it will work


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There is a free application on the Google Play store called Software Data Cable: Once you've installed it, turn on your WiFi connection and launch the app. Tap on the "start service" button. It create a FTP server on the android device that let you connect from any computer by opening the resource: ftp://192.168.1.xxx:8888 where 192.168.1.xxx is the IP ...


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How to Run Android Apps on Linux To run Android apps on Linux through Chrome you will need, obviously, to install Chrome. Version 37 or higher is required. Honestly, if you’re going to be playing with a potentially unstable hack then you might as well download and install the unstable version of Google Chrome for Linux, too. Adding the Chrome PPA. Already ...


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You can download the latest SDK including adb here. When you extract this archive, there is a readme which explains how to install the SDK. I list it here for your reference. Welcome to the Android SDK! The Android SDK archive initially contains only the basic SDK tools. It does not contain an Android platform or any third-party libraries. In fact, it ...


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There is an Android application named AirDroid . You can download it from the play store. By using it you can view your android's files in ubuntu using a web browser. Here is the link : Airdroid.


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There is no need of external PPA anymore since Canonical released Ubuntu make that allow an easiest installation of Android Studio: Installing Ubuntu Make : For Ubuntu 14.04, 14.10 users : sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-desktop/ubuntu-make sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install ubuntu-make For Ubuntu 15.04 and up : Ubuntu make is already in ...


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From dmesg output, it is clear that the phone connected twice. [ 40.632283] 1st connected as USB bus 2 dev 3 [ 40.864690] disconnected [ 41.613079] 2nd connected as USB bus 2 dev 4 The problem is: Both phone connection modes are using same attributes idVendor/idProduct/bcdDevice. libmtp udev rules use only idVendor/idProduct to filter devices in ...


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Finally get it here. http://stackoverflow.com/a/19102096/5070449 1) Install 'adb' and 'fastboot' provided by the following third-party PPA. sudo add-apt-repository ppa:nilarimogard/webupd8 sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install android-tools-adb android-tools-fastboot 2) Replace the copy of 'adb' and 'fastboot' provided by the official Android SDK with ...


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In the console just type these (remember to change to your current location) export ANDROID_HOME=/usr/local/android-sdk-linux/tools export PATH="$PATH:/usr/local/android-sdk-linux/platform-tools" If you want to make it permanent just add those lines in the ~/.bashrc file.


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Try using sudo $(which fastboot) for instance sudo $(which fastboot) devices also sudo $(which fastboot) oem unlock


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If you are running 64bit you need to install ia32-libs: sudo apt-get install ia32-libs


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Solution Do I have to completely reflash my phone? No. Once you have ubuntu on there, you can simply update. Do I run the commands from phone, or computer? Computer, with phone plugged in. What command do I use? Boot up phone up normally, and run this command from your computer: adb reboot recovery Wait until the phone gets into recovery ...


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You can track the current kernel version by looking at the version of linux-generic: $ apt-cache policy linux-generic linux-generic: Installed: 3.13.0.65.71 Candidate: 3.13.0.65.71 The history of versions can be seen from the changelog for this package: linux-meta (3.13.0.65.71) trusty; urgency=medium * linux ABI 3.13.0-65 -- Brad Figg ...


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The cause of your issue is the version of the MTP library available in Ubuntu 14.04LTS - v1.1.6 - does not recognise our phone (Vodafone Smart Turbo - model 890N). The workaround I found was to recompile libmtp from the latest upstream sources which also includes all the latest bugfixes which resolves the your observed issues. We do have a question and ...


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Your rom.zip is in Downloads, but you are pushing files from your home directory ( That is evident by looking at your prompt , where you have ~ before $. ) antonio@antonio-N150P-N210P-N220P:~$ adb push rom.zip /sdcard/ Do this: antonio@antonio-N150P-N210P-N220P:~$ adb push ~/Downloads/rom.zip /sdcard/


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In this link, we read that: You can use the Trademarks, in accordance with Canonical’s brand guidelines, with Canonical’s permission in writing. If you require a Trademark licence, please contact us (as set out below). You will require Canonical’s permission to use: (i) any mark ending with the letters UBUNTU or BUNTU which is sufficiently similar to the ...


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Interesting question I upvoted it ;) I actually have an Android device and this message pops up all the time I connect my device but I don't pay any attention to it. There's a tweak workaround to play with is USB dubugging mode inside Android System Settings navigate to Applications/Development there you'll find USB debugging. When you connect your phone ...


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Here is my android-studio.desktop file. Its working after adding bash -i before program path. [Desktop Entry] Version=1.0 Type=Application Name=Android Studio Exec=bash -i "/home/user/android-studio/bin/studio.sh" %f Icon=/home/user/android-studio/bin/studio.png Categories=Development;IDE; Terminal=false StartupNotify=true ...


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There are quite a selection of Android remote controls for a popular music players running on Ubuntu. Rhythmbox Remotebox on Google Play Rhythmote for download from the project's homepage VLC See list of remote application maintained by Videolan XBMC/Kodi Official remote application Kore from Google Play The remote applications vary ...


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Yes, Android's USB tethering shows up as an USB RNDIS device, which has been supported in the Linux kernel for several years.


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yes for sure! you just have to enable it in your android settings: if you got troubles or want more clients to use this connection, you can also establish a WiFi-hotspot in the same menu (as highlighted in the picture).


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Set mode from MTP to PTP. I had the same problem.


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Improving on Organic Marble's answer, to only install the latest tools (not the whole sdk), use the platform-tool filter as below: tools/android update sdk -t platform-tool --no-ui


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Open Settings and go to Window Manager Tweaks. There you should see 6 tabs: Cycling, Focus, Accessibility, Workspaces, Placement, Compositor. Click on Cycling and un-check "Cycle through windows on all workspaces" if it's checked. Next go to the second tab Focus, you'll see 3 options for when a window raises itself (meaning the window wants focus), choose ...


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I found solution by installing Android Studio from here


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You can run android x86 on virtual box. Android x86 can also run as standalone operating system on x86 computers. Here is android x86 and VirtualBox


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Running sudo apt-get install p7zip-full 7z x android-ndk-r10c-linux-x86_64.bin will extract the ndk.



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