Questions tagged [ubuntu-touch]

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

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ubuntu 18.04 doesn't recognize ipod touch

Is there any program/software in Ubuntu 18.04 that will recognize ipod Touch 5. It will recognize my pictures but not the music files and thus I cannot add/delete or edit my play lists. I'm trying ...
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Installing Ubuntu Touch on Nexus 7 Grouper [closed]

Is it possible to install Ubuntu Touch on the Nexus 7 Grouper in 2020? I Know that this device is not supported since 2014, but i still want to try it, does anybody has the files and instructions ? (...
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Ubuntu-Touch and Openvpn

I have installed Ubuntu-touch on a Oneplus-one. I use ExpressVPN as a service, and I have followed the one tutorial on how to setup a VPN with OpenVPN on Ubuntu-touch, an error message partially ...
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Can/How you run desktop apps on Ubuntu Touch? [duplicate]

Question: Can you run Desktop Applications on Ubuntu Touch? If so, how? I understand that some other GNU/Linux Mobile OSes have support by popular desktop applications; for example SuperTuxKart and ...
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what is a good text editor for ubuntu touch? [closed]

I have ubuntu touch installed on an arm based andriod phone. I have some files to edit, but using vim and nano is hard using the onscreen keyboard since I haven't figured out how to press the escape ...
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What are the device limitations for installing Linux-based Android alternatives? [duplicate]

I have a new Samsung Galaxy A40 and would like to use a Linux-based alternative to Android. Reasons: Privacy/security, hackability, moving away from Google. 1.) Can I install an alternative OS even ...
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Is it still possible to dual-boot Ubuntu Touch on Android?

For the last couple days I've been attempting to find ways to dual-boot Ubuntu on my Android device as a personal project for school. It would seem there used to have been Ubuntu-supported methods for ...
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About supported devices under ubuntu touch [duplicate]

I am a fan of ubuntu operating system. I have been using ubuntu as my pc OS from a last few years. I had heard that ubuntu had also launched the Os for mobile phones named ubuntu touch. I have a ...
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How to use Ubuntu and YouTube on a handheld device to protect from death threats? [closed]

Suppose you fear you could meet someone who will threaten you with death. Assuming the bad guy won't destroy your handheld (for example an Ubuntu Touch device) on sight, a barely decent form of ...
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How to remotely change audio volume on Ubuntu Touch device?

How can I remotely change the audio volume of my Ubuntu Touch device?
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Install terminal after factory reset

I had to do a factory reset on my bq Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition and all my apps, including terminal, were deleted. I am unable to do it from the Ubuntu Store from Canonical since it is closed. ¿Is ...
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Can I install ubuntu touch on FUJITSU Arrows Tab F-02F

After installing Ubuntu on desktop I became an Ubuntu Lover and would like to install ubuntu touch on my tablet can I able to install ubuntu touch on FUJITSU Arrows Tab F-02F Device specification ...
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Ubuntu Touch: Go get GPS Position

I want to develop a ubuntu touch app that show the currently gps coordinates. What is the best way to get access to the GPS position with go? I could not find any documentation for that. Thank you.
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error whle reverting ubuntu touch

I'm trying to revert my phone from ubuntu touch back to android. As per instructions I downloaded adb, fastboot, and the official rom I uncompressed the rom folder, opened a terminal from within ...
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Ubuntu Touch on Meizu pro 5 [duplicate]

I have purchased a Meizu pro 5 to run Ubuntu Touch. The handset initially had the OS but now has Android. No matter what I try I cant get my Ubuntu 18 or my work windows 10 laptops to recognise the ...
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Is there a way to make website shortcuts in the Scope or the launcher in Ubuntu Touch?

Is there a way to make website shortcuts in the Scope and/or the Launcher? If not, is there a way to suggest it?
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Wifi connection gets rejected with CTRL-EVENT-ASSOC-REJECT

This problem is with Ubuntu 16.04 running on a mobile device BQ E4.5. I have at home a Wifi AP (AVM FRITZ!Box WLAN 3170) and a bunch of Linux and FreeBSD laptops and 4 phones BQ E4.5 connected to it. ...
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Meizu 5 pro to Ubuntu (Originally with Flyme)

Now I know that this question was kinda answered by the following thread How to install Ubuntu on Meizu Pro 5 that was originally with Android? I am very new to messing with phones in general and ...
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Format partitions on nexus 5 after installing Ubuntu touch

I tried Ubuntu touch using ubports installation program on my nexus 5. That was interesting but I need to reinstall Android, which I did. But apparently I have two partitions on my phone because I ...
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Synchronize Signal contacts on signal-desktop in Ubuntu 18 from Signal on Ubuntu Touch (Fairphone2)

I installed the Signal app on my Fairphone2 running Ubuntu Touch. Contacts were correctly imported from contacts list to the app. I installed the Signal desktop client for Ubuntu 18 on my computer ...
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Installing Ubuntu touch [duplicate]

I need to install Ubuntu touch on my phone ( Huawei p20 pro) please help my By the way when I get to install it it's ask for unlock bootloader code
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Ubuntu Touch (UBports) and Android support for LXC/LXD containers (for running Ubuntu): current state

I am trying to run a web-server on my Android device (several available models, ARM or x86 hardware) inside a container (lxc / lxd). Looking for the easiest and safest way to do it. I was thinking ...
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How can I run Linux GUI apps on Ubuntu-touch 16.04 on Nexus 5?

I have a Nexus 5 with Ubuntu-touch 16.04. I mistakenly removed the Desktop Apps app. I can't install it again, because the open store says that my phone doesn't support the app. So how can I run ...
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Can i install Ubuntu touch on my Samsung? [duplicate]

How can i install ubuntu touch on my Samsung Note 5? I want to try and use it
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How do I Factory Reset a BQ Aquaris M10 tablet?

So, my father's friend lent me a BQ Aquaris M10 Ubuntu tablet, because he forgot his numerical password for it a while back, and he was wondering if I could either figure out the password myself, or ...
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Ubuntu on kindle fire [duplicate]

Is there a way to install Ubuntu(Normal, flavor, or UBtouch, I don't care) on a 5th gen kindle fire? or perhaps a different os? Thanks in advance.
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Ubuntu phone in 2019

do you have some informations about Ubuntu phone at the moment? I saw few articles about Ubuntu Edge but I thought that it is dead. Also I saw for UBPorts with Ubuntu Touch. I was really interested ...
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Does Ubuntu 18.04 ARM miniiso work correct as main OS on Teclast T8 4/64 Gb ? I am primarily interested in touchscreen functions [duplicate]

IDK anything about this brand, but people on forum says that GNOME works good with touchscreen
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How to install Ubuntu touch on windows tablet? [duplicate]

I want to install Ubuntu Touch on my Acer tab but I don't have idea how to install it on tablet. How to install Ubuntu Touch to Acer Iconia W4-82164GB with specs: Screen Size: 8 Internal Storage: ...
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how can i install touch driver for chuwi hi8 air

Hello I am trying to install touch driver for my chuwi hi8 air tablet, using the programs in this link: https://github.com/onitake/gslx680-acpi I cloned the git then I wrote make command after that. ...
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Inputattach does nothing on elo touchscreen ubuntu 18.04

I have been stuck on making ubuntu to recognize an old Elo TouchScreen. After a lot of reading/testing i managed to detect the touchscreen using screen: sudo screen /dev/ttyS4 ttyS4 = COM5 where ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 no longer booting on Lenovo Y70 Touch Error "Verification failed: (0x1A) Security Violation

I have Ubuntu installed as the sole operating system on a Lenovo Y70 touch laptop. It was version 16.04. After a recent update, the system would not start. Instead, I am presented with a blue screen ...
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Cannot create folders on external hdd drive although in the directory and owner

I don't know what happened, but I all of a sudden cannot write to my external drive anymore. It first said that $sudo touch Data_Files touch: cannot touch 'Data_Files': Read-only file system When I ...
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No module named kivy.app

I am working on Python 2.7 in Anaconda in Spyder IDE. I am making a project using kivy and I am importing the following libraries and kivy packages: import numpy as np from random import random, ...
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Ubuntu Touch apt error The repository does not have a Release file

I installed Ubuntu Touch to a Nexus 5 phone and I can't install any program with apt-get. Can you help me? phablet@ubuntu-phablet:/etc/apt$ uname -a Linux ubuntu-phablet 3.4.0-cyanogenmod-g2669fa0 #1 ...
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Ubuntu Touch OS [duplicate]

I have a Micromax Canvas Doodle running on Android that I don't use anymore. There is No Official UBUNTU TOUCH ROM available for my phone. Could anyone provide me with the unofficial build? I ...
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I would like to please know how to put Linux on nook simple touch [duplicate]

I would like to please know how to put Linux on nook simple touch. Desktop or touch doesn't matter though i would prefer touch I'm fine with any version but would prefer the most lightweight and basic ...
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Ubuntu Phone Gstreamer

I want make diy "RC FPV Camera" using Gstreamer, Hardware : Pi + Camera + Battery + WiFi + GSM Software : v4l2 or uvc + gstreamer + mjpeg or h264 encoding but instead buy Pi, i want to buy Ubuntu ...
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Phone ports and PC Edition [duplicate]

First of all, Is it possible to install Ubuntu w/ dual boot without formatting my HDD? (Keep in mind partition already been made on HDD). Also out of curiosity, I have Galaxy s8 and Galaxy Note 3, is ...
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Can I install ubuntu touch on Nokia 6? [duplicate]

I want to install Ubuntu Touch on my Nokia 6. Is it possible, and if yes, then how?
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What should I do with my Ubuntu phone now Ubuntu Touch is end-of-life?

I read that the support for Ubuntu phone OS ended on December 31, 2017. I have an Aquaris E4.5 phone with Ubuntu phone OS. I would like to understand if I can use it with another operating system or ...
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Installing packages on Nexus 4

the repos for ubuntu touch are shut down by now, but I would like to install packages on my nexus 4. The current version is 15.04 with no update to a newer version available. Do you hava any ideas ...
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Ubuntuphone Acquaris E4.5 not recognized [closed]

my laptop is Dell XPS-15, with Ubuntu 16.04 LTS and: petar@petar-XPS-15-9550:~$ uname -a Linux petar-XPS-15-9550 4.4.0-103-generic #126-Ubuntu SMP Mon Dec 4 16:23:28 UTC 2017 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/...
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unable to connect ubuntu phone to thunar

the first time I connect my Aquaris E 5 HD ubuntu edition phone to Thunar in Xubuntu, my phone appears as mtp://[usb:001,008]/ so I dont know how to connect the bq phone to the thinkpad ?
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Can Ubuntu Touch be installed on a iPad one [duplicate]

I have an iPad one and would simply like to know if Ubuntu touch can be installed on it and where I can find information on how to do this, I have done many searches on Utube and google! so far nada. ...
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Is it possible to install Ubuntu Touch on a non-rooted Android 4.4 device somehow? [duplicate]

I have an Android 4.4 ARM phone and it is not rooted. I would like to try out Ubuntu Touch on it. Is it possible to install it, dual boot it with Android or run it from a VM? UPDATE My device is ...
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cordova build for armhf architecture failed: overlayfs mount error

my goal is to build html5 app for armhf architecture (Raspbian,debian) devices like Raspberry Pi and armhf architecture based linux OS. I have installed cordova on Ubuntu-16.04 which I have in my ...
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Wacom Finger touch problem in 16.04 LTS

my laptop pen and eraser works well, but its Finger touch does not work. xinput --list |grep Wacom Wacom Serial Penabled 2FG Touchscreen Finger touch id=14 [slave pointer (2)] Wacom Serial ...
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Ubuntu Phone display defect

When accessing my Ubuntu phone, I a regularly asked to enter my device PIN. Now, while this PIN contains a "0", BUT I cannot activate any key of the bottom row, I cannot enter my phone any more. I am ...
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how to connect or uninstall ubuntu touch?

I installed ubuntu touch in my Xperia Z1 following the wiki https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Touch/Devices/minato everything was gone fine but after I started the phone the touchscreen doen't work and stay in ...

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