FORUMS

Android Pay Announced, Further Simplifies Mobile Pyments

The mobile payment space has heated up recently, with multiple companies like … more

Android M Adds Fingerprint Support

Along with other features, Android M has brought along Fingerprint Support to the OS.This comes in … more

Webview Update on Android M Dev Preview

Google has announced an update to the Webview implementations on the upcoming Android M … more

Android M Brings Granular Permission Controls

Google I/O 2015 is underway,  and Sundar Pichai opened the event with the usual … more
Post Reply Subscribe to Thread Email Thread

Ubuntu Touch porting ( Porting Guide for Dev's )

22nd February 2013, 01:11 PM |#1  
lgstoian's Avatar
OP Senior Member
Flag Bucharest
Thanks Meter: 116
 
More
Yesterday the guys at Canonical launched Ubuntu Touch for Phablet's and released pre-built images for the Nexus line of phones.
Today the porting guide for other devices is out : https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Touch/Porting
And it bring great news for anyone that is looking to run Ubuntu Touch on their device as it is based around Cyanogen Mod 10.1 .
Any devices supported by CM 10.1 should be able to run UT with relative ease.
I went over the guide and they used the Galaxy Tab 2 as an example of such a port.
From what I can see it is Android without the Java bits , Ubuntu itself runs on-top of the Android framework within a container. It's similar to how we ran till now Linux disto's on-top of Android but instead off using VNC to get access to an emulated X server Ubuntu uses Surface Flinger as it's display server.
The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to lgstoian For This Useful Post: [ View ]
 
 
22nd February 2013, 01:48 PM |#2  
lgstoian's Avatar
OP Senior Member
Flag Bucharest
Thanks Meter: 116
 
More
And it's been ported to the Galaxy S3 : http://rootzwiki.com/topic/39299-rom...hantom-022213/
22nd February 2013, 01:52 PM |#3  
emwno's Avatar
Senior Member
Flag Islamabad
Thanks Meter: 4,510
 
More
Im building it as of now. But am stuck at the new device config part. if any dev could help out, it would be appriciated.
The Following User Says Thank You to emwno For This Useful Post: [ View ]
22nd February 2013, 01:57 PM |#4  
lgstoian's Avatar
OP Senior Member
Flag Bucharest
Thanks Meter: 116
 
More
Can you give more details on where exactly are you stuck.
22nd February 2013, 02:01 PM |#5  
emwno's Avatar
Senior Member
Flag Islamabad
Thanks Meter: 4,510
 
More
as said in thre earlier post, at the adding a new device config
22nd February 2013, 04:42 PM |#6  
toxicthunder's Avatar
Recognized Developer
Thanks Meter: 5,736
 
Donate to Me
More
what device are u trying to...and where exactly are u stuck?
22nd February 2013, 05:16 PM |#7  
emwno's Avatar
Senior Member
Flag Islamabad
Thanks Meter: 4,510
 
More
Galaxy note 2. While making the new device config. Tho sources almost synced
The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to emwno For This Useful Post: [ View ]
23rd February 2013, 06:11 PM |#8  
joshumax's Avatar
Member
Thanks Meter: 27
 
More
Info 2
Already porting it over to the T-Mobile Galaxy S III (d2tmo).
The Following 6 Users Say Thank You to joshumax For This Useful Post: [ View ]
24th February 2013, 05:58 AM |#9  
Member
Thanks Meter: 15
 
More
Re: Ubuntu Touch porting ( Porting Guide for Dev's )
Anyone working on d2att?

Sent from my SGH-I747 using xda premium
The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to playboy71322 For This Useful Post: [ View ]
25th February 2013, 03:18 AM |#10  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 31
 
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by emwno

Galaxy note 2. While making the new device config. Tho sources almost synced

how is ur process
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show...7#post38437857
Post Reply Subscribe to Thread
Previous Thread Next Thread
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes