1. Alain De Vos

    Other Using wayland/sway , which software can I remove ?

    I'm using wayland/sway. Which specific software packages eg xorg related , can I safely remove ?
  2. Alain De Vos

    Solved How to specify an icon for an activator in wapanel.toml using wapanel.

    Following wapanel.toml does not show any good icon for the sakura application in sway/wayland [[panel]] position = "bottom" height = 28 [[panel.applet]] name = "app-finder" [[panel.applet]] name = "clock" [[panel.applet]] name = "activator"...
  3. Alain De Vos

    Other A small bar with small visible icons i can click.

    First of all i am bar noob. Using sway/wayland i have a nice textual i3status. But i also would like to have a small bar with clickable icons to launch frequent programs. There are some names but i have no experience. To list a few names ...
  4. Alain De Vos

    Other Sway/wayland , starting mate-panel on startup

    I want to auto-start mate-panel when starting sway.
  5. Alain De Vos

    Solved river/wayland window manager fail.

    Starting river window manager ends abrubt with following errors : info: initializing server error(wlroots): [libseat] [libseat/backend/seatd.c:78] Could not connect to socket /var/run/seatd.sock: No such file or directory info(wlroots): [libseat] [libseat/libseat.c:74] Backend 'seatd' failed...
  6. jbodenmann

    How to use xwayland

    I'm in the process of trying wayland (using x11-wm/hikari) for the first time. At least one application I am using (specifically devel/jetbrains-clion) appears not to work under wayland while it works fine under X. I've read about xwayland and that seems to be exactly what I need in this...
  7. Alain De Vos

    Wayland screenshots

    Post your wayland screenshots and or configs. A bit "boring" , sway+wayland+mate-panel+strawberry-player,
  8. Alain De Vos

    Other Can you use wayland with a simple window manager

    Can you use wayland with a simple window manager i.e. not kde or gnome ?
  9. S

    Solved Emacs hanging system completely under wayland

    Hello, after a problematic journey with drm-kmod, I finally managed to get wayland working on Renoir. Currently, I am using Wayfire as my compositor, and everything works well. Issue is, every time I try to start emacs GUI, the whole operating system hangs, with no possible input to kill it...
  10. Alain De Vos

    Trying out plasma-wayland

    First I have no plasma-wayland .sh script. But i have a compiled /usr/local/bin/startplasma-wayland. But when i try it gives did you start qdbus ?
  11. quakerdoomer

    Got a mouse arrow and it moves, what next? [ WAYLAND+KDE ]

    Here's what I tried to start kde5plasma on wayland: #! /bin/sh export XDG_SESSION_TYPE=wayland ck-launch-session dbus-run-session /usr/local/bin/startplasma-wayland #ck-launch-session dbus-run-session /usr/local/bin/startplasma-wayland.sh And here's a small snippet of the running processes...
  12. M

    Other Anyone using hikari and what's your experience & settings?

    I'm curious because it's a pretty unique combination with Wayland on FreeBSD. I've taken a look from time to time but never tried it myself (and I have to admit that I'm not even running FreeBSD yet, because I wanted to wait for "13" to give it a first spin on my new laptop). For me the...
  13. tuxador

    KDE & Wayland

    Adrian De Groot wrote this Blog post about his recent work on KDE on Wayland for FreeBSD. I'm hyped to see the updates coming in pkg repo so one can enjoy a Wayland desktop experience on FreeBSD. Prerequisites are FREEBSD 13.0 64 Intel l915kms Disabling sddm. **Edit:** As of 2021-05-13 with...
  14. Alain De Vos


    Is there a gnome-wayland port. If so how do i use or install. Or is this work in progress ?
  15. vigole

    Solved KDE, Wayland and Systemd

    There was one good thing about IBM, Microsoft and Intel business activities in the past. Their goal was clear: to gain more market share, make more money and total annihilation of competitors. However nowadays it's a completely different story, especially in the open source and free software...
  16. fel1x

    How to install Wayland?

    First of all, where is wayland forum(there's X.Org forum, but I couldn't find wayland forum) Do I need to instal xorg to use wayland or I should install wayland only? What's the name of wayland pkg? Just 'sudo pkg install wayland"? The sequence how to install gnome on wayland Is Nvidia is better...
  17. zoujiaqing

    What's state Plasma 5.17.x or 5.18.x with Wayland?

    Can't find the tutorial! no any news and signal! But we see that the latest versions of Wayland and Plasma are already available in ports. How to make them work properly? How are things now?
  18. zoujiaqing

    What's state Gnome with Wayland on FreeBSD?

    Gnome has been displayed in many Linux distributions using Wayland. What is the situation now on the FreeBSD system?
  19. M

    Other Sway is an i3-compatible Wayland desktop for Linux and FreeBSD

    That sentence caught my eye in the blog post Announcing the release of sway 1.0 by Drew DeVault, because I could not find any further information, tutorial or blog posts about installing, configuring and using Sway on FreeBSD. Everything including the especially created tools (except one) is...
  20. U

    Solved Wayland on FreeBSD

    I found that I can compile a wayland client. https://github.com/emersion/hello-wayland The example above requires: # pkg install ImageMagick7 # pkg install wayland-protocols The usual edits to the Makefile apply - add "-I/usr/local/include" and "-L/usr/local/lib" to CFLAGS. Throw in a...