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Oct 4 2016, 11:39 AM (322 w, 2 d)

Recent Activity

Aug 24 2018

vincentvega added a comment to T6686: Octave file browser space is glitched.

Unfortunately, the issue persists after doing the latest updates including an Octave update.

Aug 24 2018, 10:17 AM · Software

Aug 5 2018

vincentvega added a comment to T6686: Octave file browser space is glitched.

The theme is basically no theme (who knows what the default is), cause clearing that variable unsets making it look like your GTK theme (which breaks octave as you've experienced). May have to see what can be done in terms of a fallback theme...GTK desktops don't tend to be able to change the settings of Qt themeing.
Can also try QT_QPA_PLATFORMTHEME="gtk3" octave --gui but may be equally bad

Aug 5 2018, 3:23 PM · Software

Aug 4 2018

vincentvega added a comment to T6686: Octave file browser space is glitched.

I can confirm the issue on two different machines running Budgie (Intel HD Graphics 520) and Mate (nVidia Ion). To reproduce the issue, the file browser window must be opened (Ctrl + Shift + 2) - this is the case using the default window layout though.

Aug 4 2018, 5:41 PM · Software

Mar 26 2018

vincentvega awarded T642: Utopia Documents a Y So Serious token.
Mar 26 2018, 8:59 PM · Package Requests
vincentvega awarded T685: Zotero a Like token.
Mar 26 2018, 8:56 PM · Package Requests

Feb 25 2018

Herald added a project to T5937: Rename Certificates in /etc/ssl/certs to non cryptical names: Lacks Project.
Feb 25 2018, 3:21 PM · Software

Feb 21 2018

vincentvega added a comment to T5864: Geary 0.12.1-12-1-x86_64 not working.

How can I downgrade until it's fixed?

Feb 21 2018, 5:05 PM · Software

Feb 20 2018

vincentvega awarded T5864: Geary 0.12.1-12-1-x86_64 not working a Heartbreak token.
Feb 20 2018, 9:23 AM · Software

Dec 18 2017

vincentvega added a comment to T4253: Qt application scaling is wrong.

As far as I know, Solus doesn't support display scaling on X11 - so it might be a sane default to set this enviromental variable QT_AUTO_SCREEN_SCALE_FACTOR=0 to deactivate Qt Autoscaling as described in this Qt Blog entry globally.
Issue also mentioned here and here.

Dec 18 2017, 9:45 AM · Software

Dec 15 2017

Herald added a project to T5285: Disable QT autoscaling to fix huge Seafile client window: Lacks Project.
Dec 15 2017, 2:31 PM · Lacks Project

Oct 2 2017

vincentvega added a comment to T4417: Calendar Bug.

I can confirm the mentioned issue.

Oct 2 2017, 8:41 AM · Upstream Issue

Feb 14 2017

vincentvega awarded T730: Seafile client a Like token.
Feb 14 2017, 4:24 PM · Package Requests
vincentvega reopened T730: Seafile client as "Open".

@Justin The package works fine for me, but it seems like it is lacking Shibboleth authentication which is crucial for use with my university. Would you kindly try to build it with Shibboleth support?
(See here:

Feb 14 2017, 4:24 PM · Package Requests

Feb 12 2017

vincentvega added a comment to T2480: Dual boot: unable to install goofiboot.

I had the same problem the other day installing Solus in a Dual-Boot configuration alongside Windows 10. Deleting "ESP/EFI/Boot/bootx64.efi" on the EFI partition solved the problem and reinstalling Solus was successful even though my EFI Partition which was created by Windows 10 was only 99MB - not 512MB as suggested by
99MB seems to be the standard size of Windows 10's EFI partition

Feb 12 2017, 2:34 PM · Installation

Jan 8 2017

vincentvega created T2140: Geary - update to 0.11.3.
Jan 8 2017, 7:40 PM · Software