1. M

    Other Wayfire vs Hyprland anyone?

    With a nice Wayfire Tutorial here in the forum, I was wondering if anyone has gathered any similar experience with Hyprland on FreeBSD already? x11-wm/hyprland and supplementary ports have been added at the end of last year and are kept up-to-date, but I could not really find any info /...
  2. X

    Virtualbox, Wayland, Hikari Found 0 GPUs, cannot create backend

    I am new to FreeBSD and want to try a wayland compositor but I get this error when I type in the cmd "hikari" [backend/backend.c:217] Found 0 GPUs, cannot create backend [backend/backend.c:386] Failed to open any DRM device I have installed virtualbox guest additions (without X support) and...
  3. Alain De Vos

    Other Wayland , labwc,sway : found 0 GPU's cannot create backend

    I can start xorg/x11 without any problem. But wayland fails to start with the error message in title. The graphics card is: vgapci0@pci0:1:0:0: class=0x030000 rev=0xa1 hdr=0x00 vendor=0x10de device=0x1f03 subvendor=0x1462 subdevice=0xc757 vendor = 'NVIDIA Corporation' device...
  4. A

    Call For Testing: nvidia-drm kernel module

    Hello everyone, I'm happy to announce that the port of Nvidia's DRM driver is now ready for public consumption. Please visit the github repo to grab the latest copy of the driver. Simply follow the installation instructions and load the nvidia-drm.ko kernel module to give it a go. Please post...
  5. Deckard

    Issue with Plasma5 | Xorg or Wayland | Thinkpad T450

    Hello folks, I’m back on the forum and in the freebsd community, it’s been a while. I sold my Xiaomi for a thinkpad (I stop telling my life). Sorry if the answer is somewhere, I’m seeking through the forum since yesterday, same for stackoverflow, didn’t find the answer… I set up FreeBSD 13...
  6. H

    Example/Tutorial: Pure Wayland Desktop (discussion)

    Wow, that's amazing. [Mod: Moved howto to howto section: example-tutorial-pure-wayland-desktop.85930/. Discussion can continue here.]
  7. elgrande

    Example/Tutorial: Pure Wayland Desktop

    [Mod: Discussion/suggestions/requests are moved here: example-tutorial-pure-wayland-desktop-discussion.85994] Hello, I was fiddling around quite a bit, to get a completely native Wayland desktop on FreeBSD (without using xwayland, only using programs that are capable to run natively under...
  8. dnb

    How long will Xorg live?

    I heard that Xorg is no longer being developed and will eventually be discontinued in favor of the newfangled Wayland. Whether I use FreeBSD or Gentoo, I usually install xorg + tiling wm (awesome or xmonad). Both of them (awsome and xmonad) won't work on Wayland. Don't care about Gentoo, I...
  9. A

    Patch for Hikari wayland compositor.

    Hello, There is a bug or issue on hikari wayland compositor which cause hikari to crash when opening gtk4 applications, e.g celluloid. There is a patch available on hikari matrix forum which fixed that issue. Will be great if it's applied on hikari package from repository. I hope this post will...
  10. A

    Gnome wayland status.

    Hello, I'm glad I can make it to land on FreeBSD OS (recently I'm using Linux distro for couple years). Btw, how is gnome wayland status? I mean, is it usable now? I'm trying to launch it via display manager (lightdm and sddm) but it's always unsuccessful and get kicked back to login page. I'm...
  11. O

    Solved FreeBSD 13.1 found 0 GPUs,

    I want to use freebsd13.1 + wayland + intel integrate grach card + wayfire. Now, I met a problem. When i start to run wayfire wm, show follow error message: found 0 GPUs, cannot create backend. failed to open any DRM device. I have installed and config follow: Install the graphics/drm-kmod...
  12. O

    Other FreeBSD13.1 + Nvidia 1060. how to use wayland's wm, such as wayfire or sway

    I have been interested in FreeBSD for long time, I want to use wayland's wm, such as wayfire or sway, how do i? My hardware is i7-7700k + nvidia 1060
  13. F

    After refactored drm-kmod + gpu-firmware-kmod, cursor is now invisible!

    Hello, I've already posted here about this problem, but I thought I'd make another post in a different category since I don't think it's a problem with peripherals; rather, it is a problem with the refactored drm-kmod-and-friends ports. I hope that's allright! ☺️ I am on a laptop, specifically...
  14. W

    I can't turn on hikari and sway.

    Hi, I'm having trouble getting hikari and sway running. I'm not using x11. I have installed drm-kmod. What could I have done wrong? I've been "using" FreeBSD for several hours and have a fairly little English, so the bug can be really stupid. When trying to start hikari: jakub@FreeKuba...
  15. Alain De Vos

    Nesting, ie running a wayland-compositor within an xorg-desktop.

    Currently i'm experimenting in running "sway" or "labwc" within "xfce4". Do you nest some things, what are your experiences?
  16. M

    Running as root prohibited with hikari and unable to drop root with SWAY

    Hi everybody, Since maybe 2 weeks I'm trying to switch to wayland with Freebsd. I have the errors cited in title. Today, I made a fresh install of freebsd. 1. I installed hikari with wayland and wlroots 2. Seatd is running. I can see seatd.sock and seatd.pid in /var/run 3. I have set...
  17. L

    libinput naming scheme for USB Devices with class, rev and addr | 13.0-STABLE | Thinkpad T440P

    Hello together, I'm new to FreeBSD, most of the system runs out of the box. Super cool. But I have two issues. One of them is the naming of USB devices. The libinput problem: I'm using wayland/sway and the command swaymsg -t get_inputs gives me the following for USB devices (mouse, keyboard...
  18. P

    Sway and Wayland

    Reading the page 107,Chapter 5. The X Window System on the official FreeBSD handbook and the problem is that's the official handbook does not explain something about installing and managing Wayland. Arrived at this point a question rises in my mind - Is it even possible in 2022 install and use...
  19. K

    Solved How do I compile and install dwl(dwm for Wayland)

    Hello, everyone Is anyone using Wayland + dwl I'm in trouble :'‑( Can you share how to modify the file so that dwl can be compiled and installed in FreeBSD? This is the home page
  20. K

    Solved Where can I find a more comprehensive Wayland guide

    hello everyone I just started using FreeBSD. The display server uses Wayland instead of xorg How to install it and make it sway through startx Wayland in Wiki was updated a year ago. I wonder if there is any better help now. https://wiki.freebsd.org/Graphics/Wayland To install the port: cd...