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Forum: Alternatives 2017-05-30, 05:32
Replies: 20
Views: 6,593
Posted By preflex
Re: Halium Project

It looks like they've been working on bolting SFDroid's display onto anbox.
See: https://github.com/sfdroid/anbox
and https://twitter.com/krnlyng/status/858992240408109057
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-05-18, 12:54
Replies: 227
Views: 56,036
Posted By preflex
Re: Run AlienDalvik on Nexus 4

No necessity, just mere curiosity. I messed around with a few things including tinkering with your package for the Jolla 1, and manually installing supersu. I even tried kingroot (eww...). However,...
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-05-18, 01:40
Replies: 51
Views: 14,579
Posted By preflex
Re: Google play store not working in Jolla C

I had the same problem on my Nexus 4. The fix was the same, downgrade store and chatter -i the apk.
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-05-18, 01:27
Replies: 227
Views: 56,036
Posted By preflex
Re: Run AlienDalvik on Nexus 4

Is there any way to get root inside aliendalvik on the Nexus 4?
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-04-29, 09:57
Replies: 220
Views: 60,321
Posted By preflex
Re: XWayland Victory!

Wow! That is awesome!

How to build this, or can you share the rootfs?

I've had some stuff chewing up my free time lately, but I was hoping to finish up my utility this weekend or next week....
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-04-05, 04:42
Replies: 220
Views: 60,321
Posted By preflex
Re: XWayland Victory!

For which devices is this an issue?
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-03-25, 22:26
Replies: 220
Views: 60,321
Posted By preflex
Re: XWayland Victory!

To set XFCE dpi from command line:

xfconf-query -c xsettings -p /Xft/DPI -s 160
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-03-25, 12:28
Replies: 227
Views: 56,036
Posted By preflex
Re: Run AlienDalvik on Nexus 4

It worked! Thank you!
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-03-25, 10:28
Replies: 227
Views: 56,036
Posted By preflex
Re: Run AlienDalvik on Nexus 4

How can I launch an Android program from terminal?

I've played with apkd-launcher, but I don't understand what to do.

"Usage: apkd-launcher <apkfile> <package>/<activity>"

How can I find...
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-03-25, 08:58
Replies: 220
Views: 60,321
Posted By preflex
Re: XWayland Victory!

Sneak preview screenshot of manager app:
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-03-25, 08:25
Replies: 220
Views: 60,321
Posted By preflex
Re: XWayland Victory!

Bonus round:

I messed around with Ubuntu Zesty Beta 2 rootfs from http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/ubuntu-base/releases/zesty/beta-2/
It works ... mostly.

Unlike Archlinux, chromium does not work....
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-03-25, 04:00
Replies: 220
Views: 60,321
Posted By preflex
Re: XWayland Victory!

DPI FIX!

QT_WAYLAND_FORCE_DPI="160" kwin_wayland --xwayland ...

This will make your title bars nice and big. Use whatever value you'd prefer
If you use xfce4, you should also set it in...
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-03-09, 23:43
Replies: 220
Views: 60,321
Posted By preflex
Re: XWayland Victory!

Thanks!

For me the files were in /usr/share/kservicetypes5, and not in /usr/local/share/kservicetypes5.

Also there is a similar issue with the kwin-scripts.desktop file, which can be fixed the...
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-03-09, 23:39
Replies: 220
Views: 60,321
Posted By preflex
Re: XWayland Victory!

If you're using xfce, you might try changing the setting in the "Fonts" tab in xfce's Appearance settings.
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-03-09, 06:39
Replies: 220
Views: 60,321
Posted By preflex
Re: XWayland Victory!

It's not emulated. It's just a chroot. The kernel (and some other resources, hence the bind mounts) are shared.

See: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chroot
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-03-08, 22:52
Replies: 220
Views: 60,321
Posted By preflex
Re: XWayland Victory!

Sounds like we're the same. On my system "mode" was empty and "modes" had the screen res.
Forum: Ubuntu 2017-03-08, 22:21
Replies: 28
Views: 10,625
Posted By preflex
Re: Ubuntu updates on hold until switch to snap is ready.

I find it difficult to take seriously your claim of unusability.

I've used xmir on utouch and it sucked. However, there is no requirement for it to be horrible.

From my own expirience having...
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-03-08, 21:57
Replies: 220
Views: 60,321
Posted By preflex
Re: XWayland Victory!

"cat /sys/class/graphics/fb0/modes" seems to give useful output, but may be problematic on other devices if multiple modes are available. On my system /sys/class/graphics/fb0/mode was just an empty...
Forum: Ubuntu 2017-03-08, 21:34
Replies: 28
Views: 10,625
Posted By preflex
Re: Ubuntu updates on hold until switch to snap is ready.

"The format switch will be from the current click packaging to snap packaging, which Canonical claims is superior and easier to build and install."

Srsly? Ubuntu users don't want clicks. They...
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-03-08, 20:27
Replies: 220
Views: 60,321
Posted By preflex
Re: XWayland Victory!

1. Yes. It usually works for me. Sometimes it doesn't. When it doesn't, I don't know why.

2. No. In the research I've done, it seems the inability to rotate is a feature, not a bug. This...
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-03-08, 05:26
Replies: 220
Views: 60,321
Posted By preflex
Re: XWayland Victory!

Transition to ArchLinux complete!

New rootfs is here: https://github.com/Preflex/easy-chroot/releases/tag/0.0.2

New launch scripts are here: https://github.com/Preflex/easy-chroot
...
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-03-07, 10:10
Replies: 220
Views: 60,321
Posted By preflex
Re: XWayland Victory!

Archlinux update fixes xwayland crash, but caused new and interesting problems which I don't yet understand well enough to ask good questions about. I suppose that's the downside of targeting...
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-03-06, 23:00
Replies: 220
Views: 60,321
Posted By preflex
Re: XWayland Victory!

Yes, I suspect it was just some silly bug that would get fixed by an update. I hope it works out.

Also, pacman is pretty awesome. "pacman -Syu chromium" is like doing "apt-get update", "apt-get...
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-03-06, 21:59
Replies: 220
Views: 60,321
Posted By preflex
Re: XWayland Victory!

Excellent! Is there a release image of 2.0.4.13, or do you have to OTA from 2.0.1.11? Asking for a friend.

Also, for users with high dpi screens, you may want to bump up the DPI if UI elements...
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-03-01, 01:55
Replies: 220
Views: 60,321
Posted By preflex
Re: XWayland Victory!

You can find some helper scripts here:
https://github.com/Preflex/easy-chroot

ManChroot.sh will give you a root shell inside the chroot.
DeskChroot.sh will launch a XFCE4 session.

You may...
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