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by shogun1234
2021-09-03 12:19
Forum: System and Network configuration
Topic: source.list points to testing question
Replies: 10
Views: 917

source.list points to testing question

I just installed a new debian 11 from netinstall. But actually I want to use testing env (I thought I download netinstall testing version, but it turns out I am wrong). Now the source.list in /etc/apt folder is as below. My question - how can I switch to use testing version? I heard that it's not go...
by shogun1234
2021-07-16 04:11
Forum: Desktop & Multimedia
Topic: unknown function "sqlcomplete#Map"
Replies: 0
Views: 2474

unknown function "sqlcomplete#Map"

I tried searching on this forum but do not find related solution. Searching on the internet also comes with a few result, so I do not have a clue what might be the root cause. Recently when editing sql file using vim, it frequently pops up with that message in red color saying unknown function "...
by shogun1234
2021-06-05 01:55
Forum: General Questions
Topic: Highlight today in cal
Replies: 4
Views: 1910

Highlight today in cal

Searching this forum and the internet with the keywords highlight and cal, but I don't find related discussion. So I post my question here. In the past every time when typing the command cal today will be highlighted in the terminal. However several months ago (I do not know the reason and exact tim...
by shogun1234
2021-04-22 15:36
Forum: Desktop & Multimedia
Topic: Lock screen like Gnome login
Replies: 0
Views: 2709

Lock screen like Gnome login

Right now I use Debian bullseye/sid with GNOME Shell 3.38.4. In addition, I use xscreensaver to lock my screen. Basically there is no problem of using these environment. I am just wondering - is it possible to configure xscreensaver like Gnome login screen[1]? Or any screensaver that can achieve suc...
by shogun1234
2021-04-08 13:44
Forum: Desktop & Multimedia
Topic: [SOLVED] Circle ibus input method problem
Replies: 1
Views: 2179

Re: [SOLVED] Circle ibus input method problem

I install ibus and add a few input methods (there are 3 input methods including English, Japan, and Zhuyin). Also I configure to use ctrl + space to circle through the input methods as shown in the image. However, when pressing ctrl + space, only 2 of them will be used. For instance, the default is...
by shogun1234
2021-04-08 08:15
Forum: Desktop & Multimedia
Topic: [SOLVED] Circle ibus input method problem
Replies: 1
Views: 2179

[SOLVED] Circle ibus input method problem

I install ibus and add a few input methods (there are 3 input methods including English, Japan, and Zhuyin). Also I configure to use ctrl + space to circle through the input methods as shown in the image. However, when pressing ctrl + space, only 2 of them will be used. For instance, the default is ...
by shogun1234
2021-03-17 08:40
Forum: Programming
Topic: [SOLVED] Makefile shell with multiple commands
Replies: 1
Views: 3347

Re: Makefile shell with multiple commands

Ok I think I fix the problem. Change to

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        $(eval svn_bin := $(shell basename $(shell which svn)))
fixes the problem. Thanks
by shogun1234
2021-03-17 05:31
Forum: Programming
Topic: [SOLVED] Makefile shell with multiple commands
Replies: 1
Views: 3347

[SOLVED] Makefile shell with multiple commands

I have a Makefile (make version 4.3 debian bullseye/sid and kernel 5.6.0-1-rt-amd64) contains $(eval svn := $(shell $(basename which svn))) echo $(svn) which prints following message on console. echo /usr/bin/svn Change to use $(eval svn := $(shell $(basename $(which svn)))) echo $(svn) it prints fo...
by shogun1234
2021-02-20 00:45
Forum: Desktop & Multimedia
Topic: [SOLVED] Reload this Page DNS-over-HTTPS quetion
Replies: 1
Views: 1285

Re: [SOLVED] Reload this Page DNS-over-HTTPS quetion

My bad. I think I found the problem. It's because I use uMatrix, which blocks cloudflare related operations.
by shogun1234
2021-02-20 00:35
Forum: Desktop & Multimedia
Topic: [SOLVED] Reload this Page DNS-over-HTTPS quetion
Replies: 1
Views: 1285

[SOLVED] Reload this Page DNS-over-HTTPS quetion

I check firefox (version 78.6.1 esr) preference settings. I am sure that the option "Enable DNS over HTTPS" is checked and is configured to cloudflare 1.1.1.1 (This is also in /etc/resolve.conf). But when check cloudflare page https://1.1.1.1/help It shows following configuration that I wo...
by shogun1234
2020-11-16 18:15
Forum: Desktop & Multimedia
Topic: [Solved] unstack i3wm container
Replies: 2
Views: 3102

Re: unstack i3wm container

Ok. I think the issue is just to press Mod+Shift+Left or Mod+Shift+Right to move the window outside the container until no window left in that container. Then that S Navigator container can be removed. Thanks.
by shogun1234
2020-11-10 20:25
Forum: Desktop & Multimedia
Topic: [Solved] unstack i3wm container
Replies: 2
Views: 3102

[Solved] unstack i3wm container

I accidentally lunch window container in stacked layout like https://imgur.com/d06vMeY Searching on the internet I then realize it's in stacked layout. But how can I unstack it? My problem is even closing that window container and re-execute e.g. firefox, the window container is still in stacked lay...
by shogun1234
2020-05-20 21:06
Forum: Desktop & Multimedia
Topic: [SOLVED] How to test riot.im video/ audio quality?
Replies: 5
Views: 3137

Re: How to test riot.im video/ audio quality?

I agree that the service that Skype provides might not be easily avail in free service like riot.im or something similar. And thank you for the input. Will look into Cheese. I don't have skype, so I don't know exactly what you are talking about, but is it like an actual service that you call, like a...
by shogun1234
2020-05-20 21:03
Forum: Desktop & Multimedia
Topic: Can't launch libreoffice
Replies: 3
Views: 2539

Re: Can't launch libreoffice

Ah, maybe that's because I always do fresh install from netinstall image, then change the source.list to use testing? If so what would be recommended to use testing version with netinstall (I don't want to download a bunch of iso images)? The apt policy[b/] returns following result. And the way of i...
by shogun1234
2020-05-19 18:40
Forum: Desktop & Multimedia
Topic: Can't launch libreoffice
Replies: 3
Views: 2539

Can't launch libreoffice

Recently I can't launch libreoffice for editing doc, spredsheet and so on. The message I observe so far is I18N: Can't set X modifiers for locale "en_US.UTF-8" However checking locale it's set to en_US.UTF-8 (Don't know how to check that for X because it's seemingly more related to X). LAN...
by shogun1234
2020-05-17 15:17
Forum: Desktop & Multimedia
Topic: [SOLVED] How to test riot.im video/ audio quality?
Replies: 5
Views: 3137

Re: How to test riot.im video/ audio quality?

I don't know what you mean with "the good quality video"? Like resolution or something? I checked the snap app and, you are correct the settings does not have a preview type of thing. Perhaps you can suggest it. But I think a work around can be to use something like cheese. The settings a...
by shogun1234
2020-05-17 15:01
Forum: Desktop & Multimedia
Topic: How to find the name in gnome-terminal through fc-list?
Replies: 3
Views: 2257

Re: How to find the name in gnome-terminal through fc-list?

Sorry replying late. I tried fc-match monospace , the command shows DejaVuSansMono.ttf: "DejaVu Sans Mono" "Book" And there is no fontconfig under .config folder. But I notice I have fontconfig installed already. $ sudo apt-get install fontconfig Reading package lists... Done Bui...
by shogun1234
2020-05-11 14:52
Forum: Desktop & Multimedia
Topic: How to find the name in gnome-terminal through fc-list?
Replies: 3
Views: 2257

How to find the name in gnome-terminal through fc-list?

I use Debian cat /etc/debian_version bullseye/sid And am learning to use simple term using the doc described at https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/St#Font But when trying to configure font I encounter a problem, I search Monospace with command below fc-list | grep -i monospace But nothing returns....
by shogun1234
2020-04-23 20:23
Forum: Desktop & Multimedia
Topic: [SOLVED] How to test riot.im video/ audio quality?
Replies: 5
Views: 3137

[SOLVED] How to test riot.im video/ audio quality?

I want to replace im such as Skype with riot.im as my desktop instant message tool. And I also want to convince my friends to use it. But after searching with keywords such as riot.im video, I don't find good examples or videos on youtube that show the good quality communication (or video conference...
by shogun1234
2020-02-17 20:33
Forum: Desktop & Multimedia
Topic: VLC can't play video streamed from youtube
Replies: 2
Views: 2758

VLC can't play video streamed from youtube

I want to play a video. So I do Media > Open Network Stream > Paste link to 'Please enter a network URL' But console prints following error [00007f37ec03fe50] lua stream error: Couldn't extract youtube video URL, please check for updates to this script How can I check for updates to this lua script?...