Snapping webapps

Pat McGowan pat.mcgowan at
Thu Jan 19 20:52:11 UTC 2017

On Thu, Jan 19, 2017 at 10:20 AM, Fabio Colella <fabiocolella1990 at>

> Hello,
> I'm trying to snap a simple webapp for HexGL.
> Here's the code:
> Unfortunately it's failing to start due to the following error:
> Qt: Session management error: None of the authentication protocols
> specified are supported
> QGtkStyle could not resolve GTK. Make sure you have installed the proper
> libraries.
> "file:///build/webbrowser-app-4Hx99o/webbrowser-app-0.23+16.
> 04.20160413/src/app/webcontainer/webapp-container.qml:-1 File not found\n"
> You can try it with: snap install --beta fcole90-hexgl-webapp
> And run it with: fcole90-hexgl-webapp.hexgl-webapp
> Let me know if it happens for you too.

Installing from the store I had the same result, but building it locally it
ran fine. I built on xenial with the overlay PPA needed by the platform

I started the game I got a number of GL errors but it seemed to run fine.
Chromium reports the same errors.


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