mate desktop

  1. byrnejb

    LibreOffice Calc locks Mate desktop when attempting to alter a protected cell

    freebsd-version 12.3-RELEASE-p5 pkg info libreoffice libreoffice- Name : libreoffice Version : Installed on : Thu Jul 21 09:17:41 2022 EDT I have previously reported this issue 263636 but it does not seem to attracted any attention. Has anyone else besides me run into this...
  2. byrnejb

    FreeBSD-13.1 installing mate-base does not install xorg

    When I started to install mate-base on a new system I noticed that this package does not install xorg. Is xorg not needed to run the mate desktop?
  3. byrnejb

    Solved lpd - lpstat 'The printer is unreachable at this time.'

    Cause: CUPS was configured to use IPv4 addresses. LPD was configured to use domain names. A change to the printer addresses and to DNS allowed LPD to work and broke CUPS. Solution: Reconfigure printers in CUPS to use IPP to printer domain names. OP: I am seeing this in lpstat -p -d -R: #...
  4. U

    x11/mate cannot be found via pkg-install

    I tried to install Mate desktop environment, and run pkg install mate It says, pkg: No packages available to install matching 'mate' have been found in the repositories. For now I installed as follows, and Mate works fine. pkg install -g 'mate-' OS: 13.0-RELEAE-p4
  5. M

    MATE MATE log location

    Good morning (in the UK), I have a fresh install of FreeBSD 13.0 and have installed Xorg, MATE and the relevant drivers via packages. However, I'm noticing a strange issue in the MATE session. Menus appear as expected (applications, places etc), but when launching an application (MATE Terminal...
  6. S

    MATE Compton transparency issue.

    So I installed mate DE and compton, but whenever I bring up a terminal I get this weird transparent after on all of my open windows. example in the file I attached.
  7. byrnejb

    MATE Mate System Appearance gives error mate-settings-daemon cannot start

    I am configuring a new workstation. The motherboard has no onboard video other than basic vga. The machine has an nvidia card installed. I have mate GDM installed and working. However when I go to System -> Pererences -> Look and Feel -> Appearance I get a message box stating that the...
  8. sacviper

    Blender 2.80_3 Interface not working

    I just installed graphics/blender using pkg and i am getting interface artifacts I have attached screenshot please let me know what the problem is. I am using ATI Turks XT Radeon HD 6670. This fresh installation.
  9. U

    MATE Why does Mate system menu not have the Shutdown and Restart items?

    Is there a reason I have to log out in order to restart? Or do any packages need to be installed in order for these items to appear?
  10. L

    MATE FreeBSD 12 in Virtualbox - Upon login, MATE resets resolution

    I have a FreeBSD 12 instance running in VirtualBox. My goal is to take advantage of the larger screen my host computer provides. I've created several files: $HOME/.xinitrc $HOME/.xsession $HOME/.xprofile .xinitrc uses xrandr to set my resolution to 1680x1050. .xsession sources .xinitrc And...
  11. coyote_zed

    MATE Mapping media buttons in Mate

    I have FreeBSD 11 on a Dell Latitude E6530 and I'm using Mate for my DE. I trying to figure out how to map the media (volume, play, pause, next, back) buttons. I'm not sure where to start looking to get this done. Any help would be appreciated.
  12. B

    Solved Unable to detect external monitor

    I have installed FreeBSD with MATA Desktop Environment in my Lenovo X201 i5. Using VGA output, I have DELL 1707FP monitor. When I go to top menu of MATE Desktop and open System > Preferences > Hardware > Displays the external monitor does not show up as expected. uname -a FreeBSD FreeKitty...