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How to run sublime text in Musl LibC (Void Linux)

How i can run sublime text in Void Linux with musl LibC (not glibc) without using chroot or flatpak?
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How to switch Void Linux to "linux-lts" kernel?

I already installed the "linux-lts" and "linux-lts-headers" but can't see it as an option to pick up in Grub login screen. Yes I've visited the page: https://docs.voidlinux.org/...
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GDM does not start on void linux

According to void wiki, I installed these packages: xbps-install -S gnome-core gdm. I also installed dbus package and enabled it on startup. The wiki then recommended to test the service, so i ran ...
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I just fresh installed Void linux but I am stuck in login screen unable to login?

I just fresh installed Void linux but I am stuck in login screen unable to login through the GUI. Doesn't matter how many times I type in correct password it still returns me to login screen. I have ...
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How to stop trackpoint scroll button from pasting

I have a Dell Latitude 7480 and I run Void with Gnome Wayland (v41.3 at the time of my writing). I use the trackpoint heavily, but pressing the middle (scroll) button without moving the trackpoint ...
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Laptop internet connection unreliable after switching to Linux

I recently switched from Windows to Void Linux, and ever since, my internet connection has been extremely unreliable. Symptoms: In a live environment / after a fresh install of Void Linux, browsing ...
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libstartup-notification0-dev Package missing in Void Linux to Compile i3 WM

I have been using Void Linux for more than a year now and very satisfied with the user experience. Till now I have not fell short of any utility, library or program that was not found the repo. ...
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Void Linux upower issues

I recently installed voidlinux in a Samsung NC10 netbook. I installed LxQT but after starting LxQT cannot find the battery. Looking at the problem it seems that upower cannot start correctly. If I run ...
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Can Void-Linux be delivered over network via PXE?

I have an old PC with no CD-ROM or USB available and I am wondering if Void-Linux can be delivered over network via PXE? BWY, great work TEAM! Thanks!
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dracut warning: /dev/mapper/foobar does not exists

I'm trying to install Void Linux with LUKS encryption on the root partition, currently, my /etc/fstab file looks like this: /dev/sda1 /boot/efi vfat rw,relatime 0 2 /dev/sda2 swap swap rw,noatime,...
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Where can I find the source code of Voidlinux

Why do I need to know where is the code source? I found a bug in the config file of the service named wpa_supplicant, when using some shell, like sh or zsh instead of bash for the root user $ cat /...
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Steam problems on Void Linux

I have recently installed Void Linux. After a recent system update, Steam no longer works. My NVIDIA drivers are loaded and working, and the flatpak version of Steam works fine. Heres a log of what ...
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Connection to the Internet dropping randomly

Since some weeks I have been having problems with the WiFi, first, upon boot, there would not be connection to the Internet even though NetworkManager is telling me that the network connection is ...
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Bit confused about how to set up snapper BTRFS snapshots

I have installed void Linux created subvolumes redirected the root reinstalled grub and I am booting up fine. Here's my /etc/fstab : UUID=D7C4-586F ...
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Dependencies of Electrum bitcoin wallet in different distros

What are the Dependencies of Electrum bitcoin wallet in different distros? void opensuse-tumbleweed opensuse-leap nethunter fedora centos backbox arch alpine I know it's the same in these three ...
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XScreenSaver lag when pressing Shift

I use Void Linux with kernel version 5.12.13 and LXQt and would like to use XScreenSaver 6.01 to lock my screen. However, it's quite difficult to write my password on the xscreensaver-auth screen as ...
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/usr/bin/grub-probe: error: failed to get canonical path of `/'

I'm trying to install GRUB from a live USB onto a different drive. While grub-install works fine, grub-mkconfig -o /mnt/boot/grub/grub.cfg (/mnt being the mount-point of the drive I'm installing to) ...
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How can i get nerd fonts in kitty terminal

i can't get beautiful font of codding in terminal: i am reading documentation of fonts in voidlinux.org and i'm installing alacritty and kitty and st , but not work my conf of alacritty is: font: ...
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How to install dwm in void linux

What is it, the dependencies for comiple dwm from scratch for install dwm (suckless windows manager) in arch linux , i need to install xorg and make and other
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How to connect with wifi in void linux from scratch

The instalation of void linux , without desktop manager, it's come without Network-Manager package, so i can't use nmtui and iwctl as arch linux. also void linix it's not support system.d , it's ...
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How to find file in path in Void linux

in usual Linux , to find a file in PATH , we use which $ which git /usr/bin/git but in void linux , i got : /sbin/git how can i get the real directory of my file in my path ?
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Wine not running this exe setup file in Void Linux

I am trying to install a program called aeskulap dicom image viewer in Void Linux. This Void Linux desktop installation is otherwise working very well. Aeskulap program is not present in Void Linux ...
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How to install Freemind in Void Linux

I am using Void Linux which is otherwise working very well. However, I cannot find Freemind package in its repositories. How can I install Freemind in Void Linux? Thanks for your help.
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How to install plotnine Python package of Void Linux

I want to install Python package plotnine in Void Linux. I have been able to install many Python packages (e.g. numpy, scipy, matplotlib, pandas etc) from Void repositories. However, plotnine is not ...
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Printer not working on Void Linux

I have installed Void linux which is otherwise working very well. It certainly is a smooth and stable distribution with a great package manager (xbps) which does dependency resolution also. The ...
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“mount.nfs4: access denied by server while mounting” after changing different share's export options

I'm trying to set up an nfs with two exported shares on voidlinux. My /etc/exports file looks like this: /home/jeff/a *(ro,no_root_squash) /home/jeff/b *(ro) On my client I run sudo mount -t nfs4 192....
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Running Void glibc as guest on VirtualBox

I installed from void-live-x86_64-20210218-xfce.iso into latest Virtualbox on macOS Big Sur. After installation I installed xbps-install -Sv virtualbox-ose-guest Virtual Box Guest Additions and did a ...
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My runit service for OpenVPN spawns repeatedly

I am trying to get a Void Linux system working with OpenVPN, and this is my first attempt at creating my own runit service. The OpenVPN package on Void Linux does not supply any init files or any ...
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Don't print log messages to console tty1 after login prompt

On my laptop, after the system was booted, it shows the login prompt on tty, where I should put my username and password, but the logger continues to print messages here, it looks like: => ...
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Cannot find bridge device with ifupdown

Please note that I am using Void Linux. Here is my /etc/network/interfaces.d/br0 file: auto br0 iface br0 inet dhcp bridge_ports eth0 bridge_stp off bridge_waitport 0 bridge_fd ...
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How to share wireguard with namespace?

I have a wireguard connection (interface name wg0) to a trusted machine inside an admin network at $DAYJOB. Usually, I don't want to use wg0 for all my traffic, only for IP addresses in the 172.16.0.0/...
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How to install insync in void linux?

I am trying out void linux in a virtual box. Is there a way to install insync in void linux? Being an independently developed linux distro, it is not easy to install insync on void linux. Can someone ...
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How to fix AMD-Vi: Unable to read/write to IOMMU perf counter. at boot Void Linux

I am using an amd laptop. CPU: AMD Ryzen 5 3500U with Radeon Vega Mobile Gfx (8) @ 2.100GHz GPU: AMD ATI 03:00.0 Picasso While starting void I get this message on top AMD-Vi: Unable to read/write ...
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Read-only rootfs on boot

I tried to install Void-Linux as secondary Linux on my laptop. I created a new partition for it on LVM, installed base system using XBPS method copied kernel and initramfs to my /boot partition and ...
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Void Linux - Broadcom network adapter [14e4:43a0] appears, but will not connect to a network

Void Linux with kernel 5.9.16_1. I'm using NetworkManager on KDE Plasma 5. Whenever I attempt to connect to a network with this adapter, Plasma says "configuring interface" for a while, and ...
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Routing application to a virtual microphone (pulseaudio)

I am trying to route my application's audio to a virtual microphone whilst still being able to hear the application on my end. Is there any way to achieve this, and if so, how?
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ACPI BIOS error and STONEY not supported in kfd on laptop

Please see the image before add answer. [ 2.2157971 ACPI BIOS Error (bug): Could not resolve symbol [^*PB2.UGA.AFN?] ,AE_NOT_FOUND (28208528/psargs-330) [ 2.215823) ACPI Error: AE_NOT_FOUND (...
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Successfully initialized wpa_supplicant yet got errors and not connected

i'm using #Void_linux. Before i was using Ethernet. I've never used wireless before... # ip link show 1: lo: <LOOPBACK,UP,LOWER_UP> mtu 65536 qdisc noqueue state UNKNOWN mode DEFAULT group ...
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Is it possible to run fb on one head and X on anohter, given one card connected to a TV and a monitor?

I would like to set up so that my computer's monitor is connected to it's VGA output, while having a framebuffer on the other head. Both heads seem to share a card. They work fine as part of the same ...
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Profile on PulseAudio not properly setting or working

I recently switched over to Linux and on any distro I try, I can't get PulseAudio to set the proper profile. In my /usr/share/pulseaudio/alsa-mixer/profile-sets/default.conf file, this is what I have ...
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Certain programs launched by Dmenu immediately close after opening

I'm writing this question because I'm trying to launch a web browser called vimb using dmenu, but by first running it through a program called tabbed. For context, vimb is a minimal browser I've taken ...
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How do I edit /etc/runit/1 without logging in?

I made the mistake of autostarting syncthing with runit and now I can't login. (I added "syncthing to /etc/runit/1".) Initially, I rebooted normally to syncthing starting, but from there I could not ...
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Software installation - Error : when using command 'make' - make: Fatal error: Command failed for target

EDITED: (After solved): so guy's, It's seems like the base-devel pkg. Which one have include header on it. Now working properly :) Thanks to you guy's (i get this help from a FaceBook Linux-user ...
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Getting permanently connected TV that has multiple connections to only become a display device when tuned to the PC connection?

I've got a computer running Void Linux (so runit, not systemd), SDDM and KDE Plasma (wayland). It has two display devices permanently connected (back of PC is not readily accessible), a monitor on ...
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void linux and locking screen on suspend

I have some troubles with using slock with void linux. I tried adding slock as a script to zzz: /etc/zzz.d/suspend/slock #!/bin/sh slock which works in a strange way: if I call zzz, it brings up ...
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voidlinux: what packages are in repositories

I am an experienced Ubuntu user, just starting with voidlinux. When I try to install my favourite applications, Kate and Pinta are "not found". Kate is a sophisticated text editor. Pinta is a subset ...
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Can't automount smartphone in LXDE anymore

I used to plug in my smartphone into my laptop to access the internal storage as well as SD-card storage. Since some recent updates it stopped working. I unfortuntaly cannot narrow it down to a ...
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Is there a minimum requirement for Plasma Desktop?

I wanted to run Arch linux and Plasma Desktop on a 15 year old PC. It's Intel DG31PR, built in VGA, Intel Dual Core Processor and 4GB RAM. Arch gets installed and GNOME desktop works without any issue ...
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ibus input method doesn't work in code-OSS

I could write multilingual LaTeX document in Arch using Visual Studio Code or Code-OSS and ibus-m17n BUT in Void ibus-m17n input method seems to work in libreoffice, kate kwrite, etc.! In Code-OSS, it ...
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No sound in every linux distribution,in aslamixer only one bar(master)

Now i am using Void Linux,sound don't work,but when i type $beep Sound work,so i don't know where the problem. Help please. aplay -L [bixbow@localhost ~]$ aplay -l **** List of PLAYBACK Hardware ...
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