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I am trying to install Ubuntu Touch on my YU Yuphoria (guided by http://developer.ubuntu.com/en/start/ubuntu-for-devices/installing-ubuntu-for-devices/).

When I tried to list devices on fastboot before unlocking the bootloader; list was empty.But device was listed for adb devices.Still I unlocked device specifying vendor id as

sudo fastboot -i 0x2a96 oem unlock

After that,when I am trying to install ubuntu touch using command :

ubuntu-device-flash touch --channel=ubuntu-touch/stable/ubuntu --bootstrap

it is showing like Expecting the device to be in the bootloader... waiting and it stuck there !! . I think vendor id needs to specified in that command too... How to specify device id in last command??

Note:Already added vendor id in etc /udev/rules.d/51-android.rules and restarted using below command:

sudo sh -c "(udevadm control --reload-rules && udevadm trigger --action=change)"
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You can temporarily alias the fastboot command and try.

In shell, enter the command

alias fastboot='fastboot -i 0x2a96'

You can add the same line to your .bashrc and restart the shell.

After flashing is done, revert the bashrc changes, else it affects other devices not getting recognised.

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I managed to get pass through this. Apparently my fastboot was too old on my Ubuntu 14.04LTS.

I downloaded the newest android SDK from it's website. Then I moved the fastboot from /usr/bin then placed the fastboot from the downloaded SDK to /usr/bin.

mv /usr/bin/fastboot /usr/bin/fastboot1
ln -s /home/nayar/sdk/platform-tools/fastboot /usr/bin/fastboot

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