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KDE Partition Manager wrongly reporting disk usage for Btrfs RAID 0

Am I doing something wrong or is there a reason why KDE Partition Manager does not report correctly the memory disk usage of the devices I am using for a Btrfs RAID 0? jose@gentoo ~ % sudo btrfs ...
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I can't install atom using apt-get commands

I am new in Linux and debian 10 (KDE) is the first distribution that I am using. But when I'm trying to install atom editor when I use this command It gives me an error : command >> sudo apt-...
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Ctrl + Shift + t doesn't use current profile when creating a new session in Konsole

If I create a custom profile in Konsole, and create a shortcut for it on the desktop: ]1 Then if I click on the shortcut it starts Konsole with the 'mds' profile. Everything looks as expected. Then ...
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“$bluetooth_device_name is requesting access to this computer” - what does this mean?

I've bought Sony WI-1000X bluetooth headset. When I connected it to my Debian Stretch computer (via bluetooth) for the first time, I got a popup (screenshot), which said LE_WI-1000X is requesting ...
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Cannot switch keyboard layouts in KDE anymore

I cannot switch KDE layouts anymore. Despite having two layouts correctly configured in System Settings, I hope, please see the screenshot below, and layout indicator in tray clearly showing CZ flag, ...
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Always underline mnemonics / keyboard accelerators in LibreOffice under KDE?

I want Alt+Character hotkeys always to be underlined in LibreOffice under KDE (OpenSuse Leap 15.1). I have configured the GUI theme with "Always show accelerators", but LibreOffice seems to ignore ...
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KDE Plasma5 widgets by default

Configuration Kubuntu 18.04 KDE PLasma5 as desktop environment Problem Is it possible to configure default plasma widgets for new user? So when I create new user on workstation it have ...
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How to hibernate Debian with Secure Boot enabled and fully encrypted disk?

I'd like to be able to hibernate another one of my Debian/KDE machines because it's practical and I'd like to save some energy. I can't hibernate another one which has a swapfile and Secure Boot ...
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Menu bar items tightly packed on some programs but not all

The menu items in the CUA-style menu bar are packed next to each other with seemingly no space, making it harder to read. I'm not sure why, but Firefox and Konsole does not have this problem, but ...
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Can't connect to wifi on Plasma due to KDEWallet

I have installed and configured Arch with Plasma perfectly until I connected to a wifi network. After connecting, KDE Wallet prompted and asked to save the password, and I did stored it blindly. ...
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Problems with KDE Plasma after upgrading to Debian 10: too bright and glowy, favorites and panel icons are missing

I upgraded from Debian 9 to Debian 10. Problems I had during the upgrade: I couldn't use dolphin during and after the upgrade (it said "Unable to create io-slave. klauncher said: Error loading '/usr/...
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Is data losing after checking partition error?

One of my NTFS partitions is accessable, readable and writabe normally by Linux file manager, but cant be detected the actual size by KDE Partition Manager. Right click on this "error" partition which ...
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system policy prevents control of network connections

When we log into a KDE seesion using X2Go client, the user is greeted with a dialog asking for a sudo password. I do not want the user to have a sudo password and I would like to prevent the dialog ...
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Black screen with mouse pointer on boot, KDE Neon

Preface: I have a Lenovo Z50, 4GB RAM. I tried installing KDE Neon 5.15.4 (based on Ubuntu 18.04) on it, but I am getting problems. I am a noob, so question may be over-descriptive. Problem: The ...
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How do I stop memory issue caused by baloo_file_extractor?

I using Arch Linux with XFCE/XFWM4. The default FM is very lightweight thunar, but I installed dolphin for some more functionality. I was studying about large files and creating some 2 gigs of files ...
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Remove components from standard installation of KDE Plasma on Debian 10

I recently Installed Debian 10 with KDE Plasma desktop environment. I chose this desktop environment because it is modern and looks great. The customization is also over the top making it the best ...
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How to install/configure icons for Digikam in NixOS?

Digikam is missing many of its icons: How do I install/configure them without running a full KDE desktop? I tried installing oxygen-icons5, but that didn't seem to make any difference. And the ...
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linux open window on desktop without display manager

I want to record some video tutorials with record desktop and webcam . and open webcam with mpv player with this command : mpv av://v4l2:/dev/video2 I want to understand how can open webcam ...
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KDE: How to add a shortcut to an executable file to the favourites menu with command line?

I know how to do it with the GUI. But I need to do it with the command line. I found no solution by using google. There were only solution by using the GUI. It is about the favourite tab in the ...
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Okular annotation settings: porting from Opensuse to Mint Mate

I have two laptops: one with OpenSuse 15 and another one with Mint. I would like to have the same Okular settings (toolbar and annotations in particular) in both systems. I have everything ...
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KDE show open application only on one desktop

using KDE 4.3.5 on SUSE 11.4 (Enteprise). All applications appear on task panel at the bottom regardless of desktop. Is it possible to configure the panel that open aplication will appear only on ...
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How do I change 'Paste' shortcut for Yakuake?

I wish to remap paste to control + v on Yakuake. I have already remapped the key in Konsole but Yakuake seems like its only sharing profile keybinding. (Found in Settings - Edit current profile - ...
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System tray icons won't pop out

My KDE system tray icons is quite standard (time, network connection, sound, etc). Usually, clicking on one of those icons makes a pop-up appears, and allows e.g. to select the media to mount, to ...
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Fonts look pixelated in some applications

I use KDE, I have a HiDPI display, so I made changes to ~/.Xresources to change the system DPI. After that, the fonts in some applications began to look pixelated. In QtCreator, with QT_SCALE_FACTOR=...
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Use Dolphin on a non KDE environment with KDE icons but not the mouse cursor

I'm using a Debian Buster minimal install with i3 as the window manager. I'm trying to move to Dolphin from the KDE Project for a file manager, but no icons are displayed. If I export ...
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Wine does not want to install on KDE neon

I’m using KDE neon and tried to install Wine.  However, if I install it, I always get: sudo apt install wine-stable Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state ...
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gvim key mappings under alt results in special characters

For some reason gVim (debian stretch + kde) started to map Alt+i to "é" and Alt + other characters are also tied to some special letters e.g. Atl+o="ï" and Alt+p="ð". The problem is that this key ...
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Can't install KDE on Linux Mint due to “E: Unable to correct problems, you have held broken packages”

sudo apt-get install kubuntu-desktop software-properties-kde python3-software-properties Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Some ...
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KDE: how to get rid of IBus keyboard selector

Please, how to get rid of IBus service/IBus panel when running KDE? This Gnome(?) keyboard layout manager (?) can get into conflict with the layout set natively in KDE Settings. I need to switch ...
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Can anyone explain these memory reports?

KSysGuard reports 600M used out of 15.5G, KInfoCenter shows a whole different story, according to that only 1.69G is left out of 15.5G, free -h and free -m shows same thing differently and it differs ...
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xsnow does not work in manjaro kde

i installed xsnow & xpenguins program but none of them work for me. i find out they need main root window (or root x window) to work which is "probably" invisible in my OS or is not available. how ...
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How to exit from TTY mode

I accidentally changed the video driver on my Kubuntu from NVIDIA to Xorg (if I'm not mistaken), rebooted my PC and now my GUI does not load after GRIB. Instead of GUI, I can see TTY mode. I logged ...
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Networking in openSUSE Leap 15

I am running openSUSE Leap 15.1 with KDE Plasma Desktop. I am unable to connect to bluetooth hotspot. I am able to connect to ethernet hotspot using an Android phone. But can't access bluetooth ...
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KDE Plasma: window drop shadows/transparencies broken

I'm using KDE 5.59.0/Plasma 5.16.2 and while working, my screen flickered, after which it seemed the drop shadows from my windows were gone. I noticed because I have no borders around the windows and ...
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KDE Kmail invite emails do not contain answer options

I have an issue with meeting invite emails. In the Zimbra web client I can click to accept or decline invites, but the same mail in the Kmail client does not show any option, just the .ics file as ...
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Arch / KDE - desktop resolution reverts to default after a quick “blink” on requested resolution

I'm experiencing the behaviour in KDE on Arch that when I change monitor resolution, the requested resolution is briefly rendered before quickly returning to the default resolution. The selected ...
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KDE screen locker sometimes fails to activate and causes session to be “locked”

Recently, my KDE screen locker (screensaver) sometimes fails to activate properly. When the computer is idle for a few minutes and the screensaver is supposed to trigger, then instead of showing the ...
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KDE Plasma wallpaper doesn't work

I use Manjaro Linux (Arch) with KDE. I want run "Simple Plasma Wallpaper with QML extension" in kdevelop, but that doesn't work. In README is written: "cmake -DCMAKE_INSTALL_PREFIX = MYPREFIX .. (...
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Kate (18.12.3) no longer shows matching parenthesis for typescript

I just updated to Kubuntu 19 and it came with Kate 18.12.3. I was previously on Kubuntu 16 (not sure what Kate version that shipped with). I depend heavily upon it's built-in bracket/brace/...
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Using KDE activities to have different window layouts

Sorry if this is obvious, I am having a really hard time understanding exactly how I can use activities. I have a workstation that I use in both a 1 monitor, 2 monitor, and 3 monitor set up, ...
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Nothing happened when trying to add new vm on virt-manager

I try to create new vm or see connection details with virt-manager but nothing append, no popup, no error message, nothing. see here: i click but nothing append i use arch with kde libvirtd is ...
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“Welcome to Neon” login screen appearing upon reboot of KDE Neon

I setup a persistent USB flash drive with KDE Neon 5.16.0. Being a persistent I wanted to experiment a little more with Neon before I decided to do a full installation. Besides downloading ...
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KDE Neon 18.04 - Firefox not setting as default browser

I did a clean install of KDE Neon this week and I noticed Firefox is not really set as default. When I go in system settings I see it is set. When I open a .html file or click on a link, it opens ...
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Integrated Konsole in the Dolphin File Manager

----------------------------- OS: Fedora release 30 (Thirty) x86_64 Host: Latitude 5580 Kernel: 5.1.8-300.fc30.x86_64 Uptime: 6 hours, 52 mins Shell: zsh 5.7.1 Resolution: 1920x1080 DE: KDE WM:...
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KWin window rule for GTK apps

I am trying to set a KWin rule for all GTK apps to use a different color scheme than KDE apps. I know I can set Window Rules for every GTK app individually, but is there a general window property (...
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How to set the default browser in KDE?

Linux has many ways of "marking" an application "as a default". You can check some of them using following commands: xdg-settings get default-web-browser ls -o /etc/alternatives/*browser* ls -o /usr/...
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Cannot Add User on KDE Neon User Edition Live

I've been learning Linux with Ubuntu 18.04 but recently I wanted to try out a different desktop environment compared to GNOME. So I decided to run a Live version of KDE Neon 5.16.0( released 13 June ...
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Configuration of search shortcut from Application launcher KDE

Here is my configuration: OS: Fedora release 30 (Thirty) x86_64 Host: Latitude 5580 Kernel: 5.1.7-300.fc30.x86_64 Uptime: 1 hour, 58 mins Shell: zsh 5.7.1 Resolution: 1920x1080 DE: KDE WM: ...
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How can I use apt instead of pkcon in KDE neon?

When I run apt upgrade I get the following message from KDE neon: On KDE neon you should use `pkcon update` to install updates. If you absolutely must use apt you do have to use dist-upgrade or full-...
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How to enable global menu for system applications (KDE)

Almost all applications on my computer display global menu perfectly except for some system applications requiring sudo like KSysmtemLog and KDE Partition Manager. I'm just wondering if there is any ...

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