Using Wayland-EGL, After launching kwrite, I can terminate it correctly by pressing Ctrl+Q in the window, Testing Mageia 6, I experienced the same problem. Please note that only a subset of the plugins works with XRender-based compositing. Then you can add your gdb business: breakpoints, make it crash, look at backtraces, print variables or just stare at … For whether that’s a problem with kernel driver: I don’t have enough information. Sorry missed to write that. kwin_core: Failed to initialize compositing, compositing disabled To select kwin as window manager, select it from the Preferences > LXQt settings > Session Settings panel menu item. Mesa version: 12.0.1 import QtQuick.VirtualKeyboard 2.1 kwin_core: Failed to initialize compositing, compositing disabled GLSL shaders: yes Of course if some day the XWayland display is no longer :1, then it won’t work again :/. Available platform plugins are: wayland-org.kde.kwin.qpa, eglfs, linuxfb, minimal, minimalegl, offscreen, xcb. This means that the platform/backend plugin is not installed. on Debian based systems the package kwin-wayland-backend-x11. Looks like the pageFlip fails, but why? You can for example use the Present Windows as the effect for window switching. [0] https://blog.martin-graesslin.com/blog/2016/07/why-does-kwin_wayland-not-start/ It will work. The most common reason for this is that your environment does not contain the XDG_RUNTIME_DIR environment variable. /bin/bash: yarn: command not found - using circleci/ruby:2.5.0-node-browsers. Linux kernel version: 4.6.4 kwin_core: Egl Initialize succeeded libkwalletbackend5-5-5.25.0git.20160724T133134~8cf7300-2.2.x86_64, unfortunately, gnupg still doesn’t have a wayland pinentry client (as far as I understand, the Qt-version uses the Xcb plugin in order to place the window properly and take the focus). Purchase books, mugs, apparel, and more to support KDE. works fine and reports wayland windowing system. On a gnome x11 session everything works fine. kglobalaccel-runtime: Failed to register service org.kde.kglobalaccel Download KWIN for free. org.freedesktop.login1 is available import QtQuick.VirtualKeyboard 2.1 kwin_wayland –xwayland –exit-with-session=kwrite If I switch to VT2 and run `kwrite –platform wayland`, it seems to show success (“Using Wayland-EGL”), but when I switch back to the first VT, it… well, it doesn’t actually refresh the screen, I still see the contents of VT2, just without the cursor blinking. My device is what you might indeed consider “weird”. Please get in contact with your distribution. OpenGL shading language version string: 1.30 I was able to move window on second (black) desktop. PSA: The kwin command got split into kwin_x11 and kwin_wayland. This application failed to start because it could not find or load the Qt platform plugin “wayland”in “”. You hit the jackpot. file:///usr/lib/qt/qml/QtQuick/Controls/Button.qml:100: TypeError: Cannot read property of null GPU class: GF100 $ startplasmacompositor Just use the Alt-Tab keysequence and keep the Alt key pressed. > kf5.kcoreaddons.kaboutdata: Could not initialize the equivalent properties of Q*Application: no instance (yet) existing. Depends on how recent your system is. We only need logind for opening privileged devices like input and drm. file:///usr/share/plasma/look-and-feel/org.kde.breeze.desktop/contents/components/InfoPane.qml:54:22: Unable to assign [undefined] to int Maybe was caused by plasmashell crashed. A window opens titled "LXQt Session Settings". export $(dbus-launch) lib64wayland-devel-1.11.0-1.mga6 QObject::connect: invalid null parameter libgstwayland-1_0-0-1.8.2-124.1.x86_64 glamor: EGL version 1.4 (DRI2): xf86-video-intel in version: 1:2.99.917+676+g26f8ab5-1 _XSERVTransSocketUNIXCreateListener: …SocketCreateListener() failed Posted by. _XSERVTransMakeAllCOTSServerListeners: server already running, kwin_wayland doesn’t exit though, it just keeps the terminal occupied. Curing graphics problems depends on knowing the correct drivers for your graphics card. Driver: Intel and Still digging: I was not sure if kwin_x11 was not starting at all, or if it was crashing just before i could even see window decoration. sock_file=/run/user/1000/kdeinit5__0, It didn’t start xwayland and tried to connect to your main x system, Also on nested setup nvidia is not supported. I tested also nested wayland session in the KaOS distribution (up-to-dated) on SandyBridge platform with the same result as in Mageia 6. 4. Virtual Machine: no When your computer is under heavy load, KWin will automatically disable the compositing temporarily to keep things running smoothly. QObject::connect: invalid null parameter file:///usr/share/plasma/look-and-feel/org.kde.breeze.desktop/contents/components/UserDelegate.qml:82:9: QML Image: Cannot open: file:///usr/share/plasma/look-and-feel/org.kde.breeze.desktop/contents/components/system-log-out Please install it and try again. Creating directory: “/home/piotrm/.local/share/kactivitymanagerd/resources/” libwayland-client0-1.11.0-1.3.x86_64 I'm not sure when it happened, but I just found out while trying to restart kwin, and I figured it might help someone else. This can make window management smoother, easier, more efficient and more natural. If it works you can send windows there, e.g. pinentry-0.9.7-3.4.x86_64 ^ Anyway in processes view (invoking by Ctrl+Esc) RMB menu was shown always in the same position. OpenGL shading language version string: 4.30 Module ‘org.kde.kwin.decoration’ does not contain a module identifier directive – it cannot be protected from external registrations. interesting. If you don’t have the latest kwayland yet I’m quite certain those issues are already fixed. kwin_core: choose config failed Setting the name of 0x262fb40 to “org.kde.ActivityManager.ActivityTemplates” lib64qt5waylandclient5-5.6.1-2.mga6, Full output is following: Setting the name of 0x2674210 to “org.kde.ActivityManager.RunApplication” 4 Will test again when Frameworks 5.24 and Plasma 5.7 hit the Manjaro repos. > QSocketNotifier: Invalid socket 29 with type Read, disabling… Texture NPOT support: yes Acknowledgement sent to Martin Insulander : New Bug report received and forwarded. In most cases this means that KWin will also work on the DRM device. And the caching command just didn’t run for upgrade, probably because of some weird conflict of latest g++ library and the one required by some packages (in fact, after upgrade even Xorg didn’t run, but I figured it out and fixed). OpenGL version: 3.1 QObject::connect: invalid null parameter … don’t print anything at all when run from tty, kglobalaccel-runtime: Failed to register service org.kde.kglobalaccel But what if not. Restarting it Konsole inside that session worked, but it crashed again pretty quickly with this message (with the object number being different each time): wl_display@1: error 0: invalid object 174 OpenGL shading language version string: 3.30 Everything was run on first desktop (I have two, where one application placed on this desktop). file:///usr/share/plasma/plasmoids/org.kde.plasma.systemtray/contents/ui/main.qml:29: TypeError: Cannot read property ‘Layout’ of null For instance I can install bashtop using the operating system’s package manager: $ snap install bashtop # snaps (apps) on Linux $ sudo apt install bashtop # Debian Linux Pressing this key nothing changed, still I wasn’t able unlock session. Well, nobody knows, I’ve read out of curiosity the discussion, and even though I don’t know the terminology well, but one thing I saw: everything which they want with Streams could either be done with GBM, or can not with either. Copy sent to Debian/Kubuntu Qt/KDE Maintainers . Driver: NVIDIA Unfortunately there is one thing that keeps me from giving a peoper ride. In the meantime I’m trying to upgrade my driver version to 364 as I’ve understood that should (greatly) improve wayland support. Driver: Intel My system based on the newest Plasma (5.7.1) and KFrameworks 5.24. > ^ Here I experienced some wired problem with handle of keyboard. Why? OpenGL shading language version string: 4.30 kwin_wayland –xwayland –libinput –drm –exit-with-session=kate “` dbus-send --print-reply --dest=org.kde.KWin /Effects org.kde.kwin.Effects.loadEffect string:"invert" > QObject::connect: invalid null parameter KWin starts fine but the application doesn’t show because of an error message like: This application failed to start because it could not find or load the Qt platform plugin “wayland”in “”. So in order to get it work with wayland, pinentry will run in XWayland. libkwinglutils: Update of color profiles failed synchronous: QVariant(qlonglong, 1) I tested it on a bit older platform that previously (check my earlier post in this forum). kwin_core: We are going to quit KWin now as it is broken. startplasmacompositor: Shutting down… Oh that’s a very interesting setup. GLSL shaders: yes Result of the Command Execution shown below: Requires strict binding: no signon-kwallet-extension-15.04.0-3.2.x86_64 In output I have received (I put only errors): Different were only Qt in version 5.7.0 and used older Mesa version (11.2.2). As the comment section may not be appropriate/efficient for a ‘debugging’ session, I’ve changed my email address to one I actually check on a regular basis. file:///usr/share/plasma/plasmoids/org.kde.plasma.taskmanager/contents/ui/ToolTipDelegate.qml:83: TypeError: Cannot read property ‘DesktopEntry’ of undefined allright, it’s the lack of GL_OES_EGL_image. _XSERVTransMakeAllCOTSServerListeners: server already running QObject::connect: invalid null parameter Instead of showing you icons or very small previews of your applications, it arranges them in a grid so you can quickly choose the right one. More than 50 million people use GitHub to discover, fork, and contribute to over 100 million projects. No backend specified through command line argument, trying auto resolution wayland-tools-1.11.0-1.mga6 1 year ago. This is on a Debian Sid system and the Compositor system settings are enabled at startup, Rendering backend is OpenGL 3.1 and OpenGL interface is GLX. Setting the name of 0x1345780 to “org.kde.ActivityManager.Resources.Scoring” … I am on a setup with kde pretty up to date, few days behind the git, kernel 4.7.0, qt 5.7.1, [16:46:42 drFaustroll@circassia:~]: rpm -qa | grep -i wayland If that all works you are ready to run startplasmacompositor. OpenGL vendor string: NVIDIA Corporation Thanks! OK, assuming that the debug instructions in here are current enough: https://www.mail-archive.com/kde-bugs-dist@kde.org/msg00030.html, The log I get with QPainter is: https://bpaste.net/raw/5c133a51bbca, Also, oddly enough, if I do kwin_wayland –list-backends, it crashes with this output: https://bpaste.net/raw/e96e8f026c3b. For the full experience, you need to use OpenGL mode. Simply means "current directory" When pressing Ctrl+C I get a segmentation violation crash in kwin_wayland: “kwin_wayland[28160]: segfault at 20 ip 00007f5ba9aa8952 sp 00007fff9f538378 error 4 in libwayland-server.so.0.1.0[7f5ba9a9d000+10000]”. Creating directory: “/home/davide/.local/share/kactivitymanagerd/resources/” GitHub is where people build software. Do this instead. libQt5WaylandCompositor5-5.7.1-1.1.x86_64 Service started, version: 7.0.0. Texture NPOT support: yes > The Wayland connection broke. GTK3 devs probably assumes the same, “it’s job of distros”, so when recently on upgrade my input method stopped working without even a warning, it took me one bug report and 1.5 weeks to find the reason. Workaround #1: Reinstalling the application may fix this problem. So, your first test: success, I do get a working KWrite window inside a kwin_wayland window. Just read through the code and I think it fails in eglInitialize. Available platform plugins are: wayland-org.kde.kwin.qpa, eglfs, linuxfb, minimal, minimalegl, offscreen, xcb. Session path: “/org/freedesktop/login1/session/c2”, lock called kwin_core: EGL version: 1 . Then it shows some artifacts and then it freezes. By the way its a "SunOS" I don't have choice in the matter, as its … It’s something which will be resolved once all distros have fixed their packaging. If your X server already supports compositing, switching it on is as easy as opening System Settings, opening the Worskpace Appearance and Behaviour module, choosing Desktop Effects and enabling the checkbox Enable desktop effects at startup. Maybe it’s caused by having color correction enabled, maybe because of using OpenGL core profile (though one of your debug outputs doesn’t show it). Qt-5.7.0, Plasma 5.7.1, KFrameworks 5.24 (built with Qt-5.7.0) fails to show a window with black background. OpenGL version: 3.0 I ran into a problem when I tried to start installing libraries because the PIO command doesn’t exist according to the terminal. GPU class: Unknown To simply move things around you work with the specimen titlebar. For the “real thing” you need: kwin-wayland-backend-drm. Plasmoids on desktop: CpuLoadMonitor, NetworkMonitor, LoadDisk I/O Monitor, ThermalMonitor. Experimentation with about:config did not bring satisfactory results. Here the experience differs and I myself don’t know exactly what is supported on which hardware and in which setting combination. 0. It gives you complete control over your windows, making sure they're not in the way but aid you in your task. Session path: “/org/freedesktop/login1/session/_32” > import QtQuick.Enterprise.VirtualKeyboard 2.0 libkwinglutils: Update of color profiles failed Service started, version: 7.0.0 kwin_core: The used windowing system requires compositing glamor: EGL version 1.4 (DRI2): RMB menu invoked in KWrite and Konsole window was always shown in the same position, but in TreeView it works correctly (tested with Project and Documents view in KDevelop). Using kwin in LXQt. I mean window is not maximized. OpenGL renderer string: Mesa DRI Intel(R) HD Graphics 530 (Skylake GT2) … > Failed to create display (No such file or directory), kwin_wayland –xwayland –libinput from tty freezes in eventloop in 3 threads. Hmm not sure whether we really need it or whether there could be a replacement. You can for example use the Present Windows as the effect for window switching. We set the runtime dependency. GPU class: Unknown What you could try is whether the quainter based compositor works. I’m on Gentoo, running systemd with logind, and my ultimate goal is to run Plasma Mobile. Setting the name of 0x1341450 to “org.kde.ActivityManager.ActivityTemplates” In case you're not familiar, it's easy to bind command to hotkeys in KDE -- just right-click the application launcher, go to "Edit Applications", add a new item, enter the shell command in the "Command" box, and then set the shortcut key in the "Advanced" tab. ^ So start your normal X session and run a nested KWin: Why do you see the error message: Command not found? > X-Server started on display :1 OpenGL renderer string: GeForce GT 430/PCIe/SSE2 file:///usr/share/plasma/look-and-feel/org.kde.breeze.desktop/contents/components/UserDelegate.qml:82:9: QML Image: Cannot open: file:///usr/share/plasma/look-and-feel/org.kde.breeze.desktop/contents/components/system-log-out KActivities: Database connection: “kactivities_db_resources_139953812350976_readwrite” GLSL shaders: yes Service started, version: 7.0.0 Right-click on your desktop - select Desktop Settings (or Appearance Settings, in some distros). kwin_core: We are going to quit KWin now as it is broken. kwin_core: The used windowing system requires compositing This does not only allow us to run KWin on OpenGL ES powered devices (I am particular looking forward to see KWin on Tegra 2 devices), but also gives us a much better compositing experience on the desktop systems. OpenGL vendor string: Intel Open Source Technology Center _XSERVTransSocketUNIXCreateListener: …SocketCreateListener() failed > file:///usr/share/kwin/virtualkeyboard/main.qml:21:1: module “QtQuick.VirtualKeyboard” is not installed You should be able to interact with it and when closing kwrite KWin should terminate. startplasmacompositor: Done. OpenGL shading language version string: 1.40 NVIDIA via Cg compiler I could start KRunner and with it other applications, but then at some point the whole system froze, having me need to do a hard-poweroff. kwayland-integration-5.7.1-1.mga6 If not we need to try to look into your specific setup. No backend specified through command line argument, trying auto resolution This will work with Firefox as well as any gtk applications that you use. > The session is not registered: “PID 29080 does not belong to any known session” I’m using the nvidia-driver package version 352.79-9 on a GeForce GT 430 card. … Is this part of dbus? New VSCode/PIO user here. I would like to handle this better, but I don’t have a system without logind to test. Except for session locking (elogind part). After that clicking in any pop-up menu from main menu makes that it is shown at the position/height of title bar (not main menu as I expected). Texture NPOT support: yes After starting kwrite I clicked in its main menu and moved mouse cursor through all menus. query_only: QVariant(qlonglong, 0) OpenGL vendor string: Intel Open Source Technology Center It works pretty much the same as on KDE Neon (artefacting all over). Content is available under, You want an application to launch in a specific size and position every time, Script the window manager from the command line, Customise the position of titlebar buttons, If you prefer a Classic, KDE3-style Desktop, Open applications directly into a different desktop, KMail's Aggregation options take up too much space, KMail's Folder-List Tooltips hide too many folder names, System Settings -> Application Style -> Window Decorations -> Buttons, System Settings -> Application Style -> Window Decorations, https://userbase.kde.org/index.php?title=KWin&oldid=452243. kwin_core: Init of kglobalaccel failed 2. I put a wrapper around it (renaming kwin_x11 into kwin_x11.bin, and creating a bash script that would log an entry into /tmp and call the .bin). You'll be able to simply type 'code .' Tech support scams are an industry-wide issue where scammers trick you into paying for unnecessary technical support services. Virtual Machine: no KCrash: Application ‘plasmashell’ crashing… You can help protect yourself from scammers by verifying that the contact is a Microsoft Agent or Microsoft Employee and that the phone number is an official Microsoft global customer service number. file:///usr/share/plasma/plasmoids/org.kde.plasma.systemloadviewer/contents/ui/SystemLoadViewer.qml:246: TypeError: Cannot read property ‘value’ of undefined For X11 you need e.g. Don’t have another wayland compositor running on the same user name. x11-server-xwayland-1.18.3-15.mga6 The debug output should also say something about XDG_RUNTIME_DIR. It clearly says Please get in contact with your distribution on how to get the logind DBus interface installed (this does neither require using systemd nor logind). GLSL version: 1.40 bash: bashtop: command not found. kwin_core: Egl Initialize succeeded xprop: unable to open display ” Day 1. kwin_wayland --xwayland --exit-with-session=kwrite. Oh you didn’t export the variable. When I back to Wayland sessions I got locked screen (sddm like). Or is it really a kernel driver issue? Configuring Lock Action export QT_QPA_PLATFORM=wayland Ah, thanks for that, this is something I was intending to try out just recently. Change the Layout: from Desktop to Folder View. For differences between plasma-meta and plasma reference Package group. KWin supports multiple platforms and distributions put them in multiple packages. KWin terminates and you get the error message: This means you don’t have Xwayland installed. Mesa version: 12.0.1 Before trying: make sure that you don’t use the NVIDIA proprietary driver, if you do: sorry that’s not yet supported. Take a look at System Settings -> Application Style -> Window Decorations -> Buttons tab. System Settings -> Application Style -> Window Decorations tab. The effect itself does not seem to do anything on my computer, but I think you can enable/disable it through dbus in this way: Enable. _XSERVTransMakeAllCOTSServerListeners: server already running Setting the name of 0x13b3970 to “org.kde.ActivityManager.RunApplication” How can I invoke my JavaScript-based kwin script from the command line? The debug output hopefully contains more information on why it failed. Did the Wayland compositor die? OpenGL version string: 3.1.0 NVIDIA 367.35 Archived. GPU class: GF100 Looks like it might a case of a missing platform plugin or something weird with KScreen. Close. cat /etc/pam.d/system-login OpenGL version string: 4.3 (Core Profile) Mesa 12.0.1 glamor: EGL version 1.4 (DRI2): I’m not able to detect a pattern for your system. Linux kernel version: 4.6 Could you enable more debug output? It also handles placing of windows and switching between them. Actually, I just found that D-Bus was failing to start elogind. PSA: The kwin command got split into kwin_x11 and kwin_wayland. A circle indicates that the button will set that window on all desktops. Configuring Lock Action > –enable-systemd Driver version: 364.19 dbus[2213]: [system] Activating service name=’org.freedesktop.login1′ (using servicehelper) X-Server started on display :1 file:///usr/share/plasma/shells/org.kde.plasma.desktop/contents/views/Panel.qml:80: TypeError: Cannot read property ‘formFactor’ of null OpenGL shading language version string: 3.30 This website uses cookies to improve your experience. Virtual Machine: no Before you ask your administrator for help, please consider the following points- This is the tricky situation. That actually looks quite good already. kwallet-tools-5.25.0git.20160724T133134~8cf7300-2.2.x86_64 ^ –> as a reference, I get a constant 60 FPS in all conditions with a super slow Intel HD 3000 or a more recent Intel HD 530… Pastebin is a website where you can store text online for a set period of time. Driver version: 364.19 Using Wayland-EGL I was looking for info like this for some time as Ive never managed to start KDE with wayland even though I have been trying for some time. X-Server started on display :0 Download and install gtk-chtheme from this website. > file:///usr/share/kwin/virtualkeyboard/main-enterprise.qml:21:1: module “QtQuick.Enterprise.VirtualKeyboard” is not installed Though we unfortunately do not see why KWin failed to initialize compositing. GLSL version: 1.40 There were override disparities found in suite unstable: kwin-wayland-backend-virtual: Override says kde - optional, .deb says libs - optional; The BTS contains 2 bugs tagged help, please consider helping the maintainer in dealing with them. https://s7.postimg.org/3pneqkgyj/20160807_162240.jpg, kept an eye on kde and wayland for some time now. All you have to do is search for file package as follows using the apt command: apt info file. kwin_core: Creating the OpenGL rendering failed: “Required extension GL_OES_EGL_image not found, disabling compositing” Right, unless something goes wrong, and there’s a bunch of thing which could go wrong. With this blog post I want to show some of the most common problems and how to diagnose correctly what’s going wrong. Pastebin.com is the number one paste tool since 2002. OpenGL version: 3.1 plasma5-session-wayland-5.7.0-1.1.noarch Another icon that you may find useful is Shade - a toggle between rolled up (titlebar only visible) and normal view. org/freedesktop/login1/seat/seat0 has org.freedesktop.login1.Seat KCrash: Application Name = kwin_wayland path = /usr/bin pid = 16789 wal_autocheckpoint: QVariant(qlonglong, 100) FATAL ERROR: could not create Wayland server. > ^ KWin detects the capabilities of the hardware and if needed gracefully scales its effects down. kwrite --platform wayland. 2. Full output from kwin_kwayland was following: $ kwin_wayland –xwayland OpenGL version: 4.3 QObject::connect: invalid null parameter $ kwin_wayland –xwayland lib64kf5wayland5-5.24.0-1.mga6 into $HOME/.gnupg/gpg-agent.conf OpenGL version: 4.3 KCrash: Attempting to start /usr/bin/plasmashell from kdeinit This means QtWayland is not installed. 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