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Command `startlxqt` causes en error `QXcbConnection: Could not connect to display` [duplicate]

I want my Desktop Environment lxqt to start by typing out the startlxqt command in console. I do not want to start it automatically. The history is that I installed Debian Stretch without a Desktop ...
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lxqt desktop works but doesn't start from terminal in multi-user mode with startlxqt command

I have Debian Stretch. I installed lxqt Desktop Environment and successfully accessed a graphical desktop. Then I decided to enter it from a non graphical level by using a command $ startlxqt. So I ...
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Where can I manually edit LXQt keyboard bindings?

The GUI for editing keyboard bindings for LXQt is all broken. The "timer" field just blinks weirdly when I press any "Win/Meta"+something combo and refuses to accept a combination. I'd like to ...
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Inconsistent newlines in fish shell under Lubuntu 18.10

I have recently installed Lubuntu 18.10 and have found the qterminal messes with the behavior of the fish shell. Fish shell adds a newline to the end of commands who's outputs don't already end in ...
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Meta key issue when using Emacs terminal on Lubuntu LXQT

While pressing Alt key on the keyboard the control is transferred to the terminal menu. There is an option in ubuntu terminal (Edit -> Preferences) to disable this Enable mnemonics (such as alt + ...
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How to synchronize subtitles with Subtitle Composer?

This is easy for me with Gnome Subtitles (gnome-subtitles): selecting a subtitle line from the beginning that corresponds to the present video frame, and going to Timing>Synchronize>Add, adding a ...
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How to start the LXQT launcher (lxqt-runner) with just the Super key?

Posted in order to give the answer (QnA). I have installed Lxqt desktop on top of Kubuntu 18.04. That means I can still use the krunner launcher of KDE/Plasma if I chose to, but Lxqt has its own ...
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Lxqt: what are the Qt-themes/Widget Styles, and how to install new ones?

Appearance of themes in Lxqt is determined at two levels (like in Plasma 5). The "Lxqt themes" affect mostly (only?) the panel. They are to be located in usr/share/lxqt/themes or ~/.local/share/lxqt/...
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Set Dolphin to manage the desktop in LXQT

I don't know much about the quality of the Lxqt desktop environment per se, but on top of Kubuntu 18.04 it works great. (It is lighter and more responsive than Plasma 5 (which is good by current ...
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Control bluetooth speaker volume with keys and tray icon

Asked in order to provide the answer. In the LXQt desktop (installed on top of Kubuntu 18.04) I use a bluetooth speaker with a laptop which has volume keys that only control the internal speakers. ...
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LXQt - stop screen-locking upon waking from suspend/sleep

Posted in order to provide the answer. I have a good experience with LXQt desktop environment installed on top of Kubuntu 18.04, but it still has some odd features - about which it is not that easy ...
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QWin crash: Cannot create platform OpenGL context, neither GLX nor EGL are enabled

I'm trying to use LXQt on Devuan ASCII / Debian Stretch. At some point after the desktop environment is started, Alt+Tab strats triggering QWin crashes, whose stderr text says Cannot create platform ...
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Why does LXQT Autostart not do anything?

I have a BeagleBone Black here, running Debian 8.3, Linux 4.1.15-ti-rt-r43. Desktop is LXQT. After boot, I want to run a .sh file - when the desktop environment is ready, as that file, after changing ...
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Debian 9: USB-volumes are not displayed in PCManFM-Qt's sidebar

I run Debian 9 with LXQt what is completely fine. However, attached USB-volumes are not getting displayed in the PCManFM-Qt sidebar in category Devices intended for that (see screenshot). Which ...
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Debian 9.4.0 (Stretch) with LXQt - anyone experienced the same issues?

I tried to install Debian Stretch (9.4.0) together with desktop environment LXQt. Hereby I installed a raw and clean system without any additional packages first and then set the recommended and ...
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Debian 9 LXQt: Required packages for minimal possible desktop installation?

I'm excited about very pure and slim desktop environments without unnecessary bloat. In the past I always installed Debian with LXDE as a minimal possible desktop installation considering only ...
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Why does lxqt-build-tools fail to build?

I would like to build LxQt from sources on a Ubuntu xenial derivative system. I followed the oder as described on https://github.com/lxde/lxqt/wiki/Building-from-source and libqtxdg compiled and ...
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LXQt works perfectly on a fresh Arch install then only get a black screen after rebooting

LXQt works perfectly after a fresh Arch install on my laptop, then I reboot, and without changing anything, simply logging in as the same user from before, running startx like before, instead of lxqt ...
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Install LXQt on Centos 7 (from EPEL)

I've been looking for how to install LXQt on Centos 7. I did notice some lxtq packages in EPEL, but there seems to be no main package for whole desktop. Can somebody point to me how (or if) can it can ...
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How do I make a pcmanfm right-click desktop entry work only for the Desktop folder?

System: Host: MyComputer Kernel: 4.8.14-gnu-1 x86_64 (64 bit) Desktop: LXQt Distro: Parabola GNU/Linux-libre I have created the following entry: ./.local/share/file-manager/actions/...
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Reading from keychain failed with error: 'No keychain service available'

System: Host: MyComputer Kernel: 4.8.14-gnu-1 x86_64 (64 bit) Desktop: LXQt Distro: Parabola GNU/Linux-libre My owncloud client does not start automatically. I know, nextcloud is what ...
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Why do some windows lack minimize buttions in LXQT?

I recently switched to LXQT from KDE and I have realized that some windows don't have minimize buttons. They all have rollup, unroll buttons which shrink the form to the size of the titlebar only and ...
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Is there a graphical menu editor for LXQT or LXDE?

I have been trying out LXQT after some Plasma 5 upgrades went sour on me and there seems to be no way to edit the menu graphical via the customary right-click on the start menu. Searching the web ...