android

How to stop android studio from crashing the whole computer?

How to stop android studio from crashing the whole computer? I installed android studio and it crashed several times. I installed an older version (Arctic fox) and it did the same. It never managed to install gradle. I installed gradle via the command line (using apt). Then android studio complained that the gradle libraries were …

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What reasonable value of swappiness should I config to get better performance?

What reasonable value of swappiness should I config to get better performance? In the process of optimizing the Android system, the configuration of the ‘swappiness’ value is crucial. The value path is /proc/sys/vm/swappiness. Some sources suggest setting it to 60, while others recommend setting it to 120. Some sources state that its maximum value is …

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Recommendations for reminder app

Recommendations for reminder app I’m looking for recommendations for a reminder app (I used ColorNote for that but I’d like to change). I’d like it to be cross platform (Android 13 and Ubuntu 22.04), and if possible to sync between devices. The most important features for me would be the ability to set a reminder …

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Recommendation for note app

Recommendation for note app I’m looking for recommendations for a note app. I’d like it to be cross platform (Android 13 and Ubuntu 22.04), to be able to set reminders, and I’d really like for it to be able to import notes from ColorNote on Android. I have over 4,500 of them, it would be …

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sshd: Authentication refused: bad ownership or modes for directory /data

sshd: Authentication refused: bad ownership or modes for directory /data I’m trying ssh-ing into a rooted Android phone, but it gives me an error Permission denied (publickey)., and the log says Authentication refused: bad ownership or modes for directory, despite of the fact I have configured the permissions and ownerships carefully and correctly as shown …

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Removing GitHub tools on termux?

Removing GitHub tools on termux? I don’t know if i can ask this question here or not. I have cloned some tools from GitHub on my termux. Then i ran the bash file "install.sh" that was a customized login with password tool. This is the link So now i want to delete it and make …

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Kali nethunter installation error on android using Termux (404 not found)

Kali nethunter installation error on android using Termux (404 not found) I was trying to install kali nethunter on my android mobile (android 13) and when i ran the ./install-nethunter-termux command, I got the following response : –2023-09-25 13:33:06– https://kali.download/nethunter-images/current/rootfs/kalifs-arm64-full.tar.xz Resolving kali.download (kali.download)… 104.18.103.100, 104.18.102.100, 2606:4700:9640:38fb:330c:6:6812:6664 Connecting to kali.download (kali.download)|104.18.103.100|:443… connected. HTTP request sent, awaiting …

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Unable to locate output folder on Ubuntu 22.04 MagiskOnWSA

Unable to locate output folder on Ubuntu 22.04 MagiskOnWSA I’m trying to install the google playstore on ubuntu with this guide. After having successfully downloaded all packages i should now be able to copy and install the modified build. Unfortunately, cd MagiskOnWSALocal/output gives me an error. So how can I solve this problem? I tried …

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Android Device on Linux

Android Device on Linux I have a Desktop PC running Ubuntu, I also have an Samsung galaxy Tablet. I am looking for a solution for the following needs: Connect tablet to PC. Tablet opens up as an application window. Application window outputs sound and video from the tablet. Application window takes keyboard and mouse input …

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How to create a virtual ISO file from /dev/sr0

How to create a virtual ISO file from /dev/sr0 I want to create a virtual ISO file from /dev/sr0, without having to create an actual ISO file. The purpose is to share it to an Android device running VLC. Android/VLC is only able to open discs (with menu support, etc) as an ISO file. Asked …

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Script to start Android LineageOS with Waydroid in an X11 session

Script to start Android LineageOS with Waydroid in an X11 session I would like to make a script to start the Waydroid Android container (LineageOS). Currently, I can start a LineageOS virtual phone without issues with: sudo systemctl start waydroid-container weston And then, inside the weston-terminal: waydroid session start waydroid show-full-ui Note that Waydroid only …

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Android adb server makes Ubuntu desktop stutter

Android adb server makes Ubuntu desktop stutter My environment is Ubuntu 20.04, NVidia driver 470.103.01 (recommended), and Android SDK 33 When I start adb server by running some adb commands, the UI, mouse and other things starts to lag and stutter, and only terminal remains responsive. You can see the kind of lags I’m talking …

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How to use whatsapp messenger in androvm?

How to use whatsapp messenger in androvm? I am trying to use whatsapp in androvm and when I open the application instead of asking for my mobile number, it shows me the QR code that appears in whatsapp web. I have tried with older versions of whatsapp and I have changed the date on the …

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No network in Waydroid: network is unreachable

No network in Waydroid: network is unreachable I’ve followed Waydroid arch-wiki page and have installed waydroid, binder_linux-dkms and waydroid-image-gapps. When I run waydroid it works perfectly except for the network part. I do have new interfaces on host machine: 30: waydroid0: <BROADCAST,MULTICAST,UP,LOWER_UP> mtu 1500 qdisc noqueue state UP group default qlen 1000 link/ether 00:16:3e:00:00:02 brd …

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Viewing Ubuntu 22.04 Desktop from Android over WiFi

Viewing Ubuntu 22.04 Desktop from Android over WiFi Given: a desktop with Ubuntu 22.04; a device with Android OS; WiFi network to which the desktop and the device are connected. I need to share Ubuntu screen to Android over WiFi, thus, installed bVNC on Android. I tried to play with Ubuntu Remote Desktop and bVNC …

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Warning: Killing the server while running scrcpy

Warning: Killing the server while running scrcpy Today, I was trying to operate my mobile phone using my Laptop (Ubuntu 21.10). I found an interesting application that allows me to operate my mobile phone using Ubuntu. The application is known as Scrcpy. I followed all the steps of README.md and installed it using sudo snap …

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MTP file transfer not working with Ubuntu/Kubuntu 20.04

MTP file transfer not working with Ubuntu/Kubuntu 20.04 I just have a fresh install of Kubuntu 20.04 on an Acer Swift 3 laptop. I ran into problem with transferring files from my Android phone. Here was the steps I went through: Plug the phone into USB port. The device shows up on Kubuntu (Dolphin and …

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How to sync clipboard in KDE Connect/Android 11?

How to sync clipboard in KDE Connect/Android 11? The very first feature listed on this app is: Shared clipboard: copy and paste between your devices. In Android 10, Google broke that feature and now the phone can receive clipboard contents from the desktop but not send them to the desktop. The developer appears to have …

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