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Linux handling of “tel:” urls in chrome using android phone

I already tried KDE Connect to link my Linux Mint Laptop to my Android Phone, but I was not satisfied. I'd like to do calls using my laptop's audio input and output, but using my phone's network. That ...
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Is it/will it be possible to run client of KDE Connect on a Linux smartphone?

We are starting to see more Linux phones (Pinephone, Librem 5) and I wonder if KDE Connect is/will support these devices. Of course I mean the client part - so mobile part runs on a phone (I am pretty ...
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Arch linux on phone, with touch-oriented DE

There's (finally) starting to be a move towards "phones as portable desktops." I'm surprised it's taken this long. The basic idea is that phones are powerful enough to run full software and ...
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Answering phone calls on Debian PC From android 10 phone

Everything that I have tried so far has failed. As far as I could find there is no modern way to answer phone calls on debian 10 with the audio coming from the speakers and speaking through the ...
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Linux on mobile phone? [closed]

How to install Linux on mobile phone natively, not through Bochs, QEMU or Deploy Linux/Complete Linux Install? Are there any nuances here and which ones? EDIT: I mean Desktop version for ARM(maybe ...
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Cisco Jabber for Linux?

Some people at our company are using a so called Cisco Jabber in Windows OS to improve handling of phone calls directly at the PC instead of using the telephone anymore. After installation, one has ...
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batch curl request w/ https address txt file

I have multiple phones I am trying to obtain the up time for phones. I have enabled REST API for all phones and am looking to run CURL scripts to get the value of uptime. I have a script to get the ...
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sudo error unable to resolve host locahost (using linuxdeploy on android device)

So I installed linuxdeploy on my phone to mess around with a debian linux. Installed debian 9 for arm64 and so far so good. Only when I run any "sudo" command, I'm getting the following warning: ...
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How can I get my photos off of an old cell phone in Linux?

I have an old, non-Android flip phone (Samsung SPH-M400) from about 2012, and I would like to get the photos off of it. The phone is fully functional, but its service is deactivated. I have tried ...
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Getting a true open-source only OS running on a phone? Android?

I've read a lot, and heard both sides, but still slightly in the cloud when it comes to android. Android is a open source OS, but when I buy a phone, it comes preloaded with google services and apps ...
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Turn a Raspberry Pi 3B+ (Raspian Stretch) into a bluetooth headset (HSP)

I have a high end USB headset that I am trying to use with my cell phone for making phone calls while in my office. Obviously, I cannot plug a USB headset into an Android or iPhone so I am attempting ...
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Recover data from broken Samsung phone

I've got an old Android phone with broken display and I'd like to get the data (in particular photos) out of it. I connected it to my computer but it did not mount automatically and mount says that &...
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Touch command “Invalid timestamp” android phone

I have used the adb shell command to shell into my android device. I then tried to run the command... touch -t 201108231405.14 *.png To changed the modified time of all the files in the Photos ...
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Access files on Samsung GT-S5230 (Avila)

I'm a new (still new) linux user (Fedora, LXDE). The phone I currently use is Samsung Avila, or Samsung Star (Samsung GT-S5230, http://www.samsung.com/pl/consumer/mobile-devices/other-phones/others/...
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Arch Linux: not able to get to Nokia phone storage

I have a Nokia 230 mobile (basic model). I am using Arch Linux. I was able to connect mobile to my laptop using USB and was able to see the storage files using pcmanfn (file manager). I used to get ...
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How to install Linux (or a similar OS) on smartphone?

I need to install Linux on my next mobile, a smartphone, which will be my first one. How do I do that? I mean, it surely won't have a CD drive and I don't see a way for including a USB drive or even ...
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How to switch Huawei CDMA 2252+ to USB from CD-ROM?

I have Huawei CDMA 2252+ phone and I want to connect it to Linux to send SMS. In Fedora 15 (64bit) it is taken as CD-ROM. This is the output of dmesg after the phone is plugged in. [10887.524339] ...
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How do I get my phone to ring using Linphone and MagicJack?

I have a VOIP number setup with Linphone and IPKall. I am using my old magicJack to connect my handset. The handset works for voice input and output, but when I receive a call, it only rings in the ...
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Is there an ARM repository for Arch Linux?

I'm trying to create a chroot for my rooted Android phone. I want to do this with the arch_bootstrap.sh script found on the wiki, but I can't find an ARM repository. My PC is x86_64 Arch Linux and my ...