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wifi p2p between ubuntu 14.04 and android

I attempted to make a wifi p2p connection between Ubuntu 14.04(kernel 3.13) and Android 4.4 Kitkat(Samsung Galaxy Note 2) In Ubuntu I use wpa_supplicant v2.1 which is built in to Ubuntu ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 doesn't boot after setting up build-environment

I dual booted my PC , with Ubuntu 12.04 alongside windows 7 64 bit, I tried to set up build -environment on my Linux ... so I followed post 2 and post 3 from this thread I installed everything which ...
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Boot .efi files from GRUB2

I've bought a Sony VAIO with UEFI booting and came with Windows 8 preinstalled. I successfully installed Ubuntu 13.10 and Windows 7 (triple-boot) and fixed the UEFI boot so GRUB2 is loading. I was ...
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Forward the PPTP VPN connection to mobile

I have an Internet connection shared from my Ubuntu to my android phone, And it's work fine, but it's stop from mobile when i run the VPN (VpnBook), I think i have to configure some proxy setting in ...
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Apache Cordova throws syntax error when adding platform

I've been trying to get started with Ionic Framework, and one of the steps is installing Cordova. sudo npm install -g cordova Which works fine. Then I have to add both the iOS and Android ...
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Ubuntu 9.10 on android : socket permission

I run the server on ubuntu 9.10, which runs on android 2.2 by chroot. In that case, I must have root permission to use socket(and related to socket; like SSH X Forwarding). How can I have socket ...
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Wrong OEM while trying to use FlashTool. (Android Rooting)

I am trying to follow this link to install FlashTool so that I can root my Micromax Canavas HD. My Dev Enviornment is Ubuntu 12.04 LTE 64 bit with support libs for 32 architecture. I as well changed ...
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Can't tether my android galaxy note 2 with usb to my ubuntu 12.04

I turn tethering on and the wired connection shows up in Ubuntu. I can connect to it but Internet doesn't work there like it does on my phone. Can't load pages or ping Google. When I look at ...
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How to install ubuntu OS using an android mobile as a usb drive?

I just want to ask if How can I install Ubuntu OS from android phone? I have the ubuntu.img and .md5 file. But I don't knwo how to run this. I also have Linux installer and VNC. Everytime I launch the ...
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Connecting from Android device to linux virtual machine on MAC via bluetooth

Let me explain the situation: Web application is running on ubuntu virtual machine (VirtualBox). I can ping it from my mac. Vm's ip address is 192.168.56.100. Android device is connected to a mac ...
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Ubuntu for Developers [closed]

As a developer, which version of Ubuntu should I opt for because I am confused between the LTS and the standard version. Do they differ a long way? Also Is Ubuntu the best Linux O.S out there in terms ...
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Installing Android ADT on Eclipse fails due to missing requirements

I want to install Android ADT on Eclipse. After installing, I get an error and it says that this progress could not be completed. My OS is Ubuntu. Cannot complete the install because one or more ...
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Control Ubuntu volume of computer from Android phone

I am looking for a way to access my Ubuntu box from my android phone. In particular to change the volume. I am running Ubuntu 12.10 LTS and Android 4.2.2 I have super user access to the computer. I'm ...
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Android Not Resolving Internal DNS on Home Server

I have a home network with a Ubuntu Server that handles all DNS and DHCP requests (I have disabled these services in my wireless router). My DHCP server (ISC-DHCP-Server) hands out IP addresses to our ...
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SSH from my Android tablet to my Ubuntu machine

I believe I have finally have the prerequisite knowledge from asking other questions: question1 and question2 on this site. I wish to SSH from my Android Tablet (probably with SSH client Connect Bot) ...
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Run Android emulator and Developing IDE on separate Virtual Machines

I try to setup development enviroment for Android apps. Before all my development was performed in ubuntu running with virtual box. I have install adt plugin for my eclipse and download Android SDK in ...
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Android phone keeps computer from booting

When connecting my android phone to my laptop. I don't think it gets to the point of booting harddisk, so I don't believe this is relevant, but for completeness, it is a dual boot Ubuntu 12.04, and ...
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How can I remotely run PC applications on my tablet?

I'm sure I'm not the only one who has run into this situation before. I have a mouse-input-oriented application designed only for PC that would work fantastically on my tablet, but running it through ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 android and PATH variables

im really new in linux and I have problem with set PATH variable to android. I download package from android site and unpacked it to workspace in my home directory. Then I run shell and go to my home ...
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“compute launch button tooltip” error in eclipse

I'm trying to run Android SDK with Eclipse for the first time. I have never used Eclipse before and I'm running into the following error message over and over again, with no specific trigger: "compute ...
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Android Internet connectivity

I've recently downloaded Android x86 (Android 4.0) and installed it in VirtualBox using using android-x86-4.0-RC1-eeepc.iso. Everything is working fine except the Internet connection. I've tried ...
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Why don't applications update by calculating difference?

I have Ubuntu computers and an Android phone, and it's always perplexed me why the default update manager on Ubuntu and Google Play on the phone don't update existing versions of applications by ...
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virtualbox installing iso Error “could not find a valid v7 on sda”

I decided to try this suggestion to install Android x86 on Virtual Box. I'm following those steps and I'm at #4. I used the android-x86-4.0-RC1-amd_brazos.iso (because I have a ThinkPad that this ...
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Use Android phone as wireless adapter for Ubuntu desktop

Is there any way I could use my Android phone (rooted) as a wireless adapter for my Ubuntu desktop? Or share the data connection? edit: Is there any full free ones?
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creating ubuntu machine as a hotspot

I am using ubuntu 11.10 in my laptop. I want to make my laptop as hotspot for my android phone to access internet. Is it possible if yes What step need to follow. I already have tried creating the " ...
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Motorola Photon - Easy Tether - Linux connecting them all

I recently got Ubuntu on my computer (more specifically Xubuntu and Kubuntu) and have been loving it except that it will not recognize my phone meaning when I plug it in, nothing happens. There are ...
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Shared memory in chroot environment

I'm playing with Ubuntu 11.10 launched in a chroot environment under Android 3.2.1. Most of the software works fine except PostgreSQL. When installed or initdb launched it's saying: FATAL: could ...
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Ubuntu as wireless router

I have moved to a country where Internet is very restricted and where I live I'm only allowed to have one computer online, and data for my smartphone is extremely expensive. I would however like to ...
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1answer
681 views

Connecting internet, Android, Ubuntu and Xbox360

I want to connect an Xbox 360 to the Internet, via a Ubuntu 10.4 laptop that receives its Internet connection through a USB-connected Android 2.2 phone. Xbox 360 <-- Ethernet --> Laptop <-- ...
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Could someone explain this Linux command to me (mount plus options)?

I found an Android(Linux) command: mount -oremount,rw /dev/block/mtdblock3 /system Could someone explain me what this means?
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How do I change the name Ubuntu gives my phone?

When I mount my android phone (HTC Desire, running Froyo) it shows up in the files system mounted in the /media/ directory. It used to come up as AEA9-A57F (or something similar). However now it ...
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What is the mount point Samsung Galaxy S for Ubuntu Desktop?

What will be the mount point for Samsung Galaxy S cell phone, when I connect it to a Ubuntu Desktop? It doesn't mount automatically From /var/log/messages, I can only see this Jul 23 23:49:11 ...
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Can make the proxy settings invisible when I share my internet connection via wifi?

This is probably a long shot... I have an HTC Desire and frustratingly found out after I got it that it doesn't support network proxy settings. We have a wireless network at my office that uses a ...
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How can I get the Android SDK working with Eclipse in Ubuntu 9.10 64-bit? [closed]

I would like to tinker with the Android software development kit, and I have found out that it only support 32-bit versions of the Java Platform and Eclipse. I installed the ia32 Sun Java runtime ...
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2answers
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can I sync contacts, calendars and music from Android to Ubuntu?

The only thing preventing me from moving over to Ubuntu completely is my iPhone. I'd happily consider switching to an Android phone if it had proper sync support in ubuntu. I'd like to sync ...