Q: How To Install Development Tools on Solus Linux (GCC included)?
sudo eopkg upgrade
sudo eopkg install -c system.devel
Case: The GUI on KDE Plasma 5 became unresponsive. Killing the process from KSysGuard starting it again usually does the trick, but how do you do that on Solus Linux?
Continue reading Restarting KWin on Solus Linux 4.1, KDE Plasma 5
After lots of distrohopping, finally got to understand what’s the difference between Debian and Ubuntu.
Note: This post is not the result of thorough research, so it’s subject to change in the future. It likely won’t receive major changes though.
Continue reading Main Differences Between Debian and Ubuntu
Case: VirtualBox 6.1.16, host Solus Linux 4.1, guest Peppermint 10. After installing guest additions by inserting the iso into the guest and rebooting, the guest OS shows only a blank, black screen with cursor on top.
Continue reading Installing VirtualBox Guest Additions Makes Linux Guest Load With a Blank or Black Screen
Case: Flatpak 1.8.3 running on Solus Linux 4.1 throws an error when installing a package. Error message:
error: REMOTE and REF must be specified
Continue reading Flatpak error: REMOTE and REF must be specified
Case: LibreOffice 7 has a long (splash screen) loading time on a new Solus Linux installation. Installed via the Software Center.
Continue reading LibreOffice 7 is Slow To Launch
Case: VirtualBox 6.1 pass-through not working for Ubuntu guest on a Linux (SolusOS) host. Issue not limited to version or guest OS.
Continue reading VirtualBox USB Not Working on Guest Under a Linux Host
Case: Running Flatpak in terminal with
flatpak search <package> on a freshly installed Solus Linux 4.1 doesn’t return any search results.
Continue reading Flatpak Not Returning Any Search Results
Case: After logging in, the sound control icon is displayed as muted. Clicking on it to display Audio Volume settings and sliders, appears blank – no settings and sliders. Audio Volume Settings window -> Audio tab has all settings present but grayed out, no audio device detected.
Continue reading Solus Linux 4.1 KDE Audio Device Disappears After Rebooting