clanlaw at gmail.com
Tue Jun 26 06:57:37 UTC 2018
On 26 June 2018 at 05:36, Bob <ubuntu-qygzanxc at listemail.net> wrote:
> ** Reply to message from Colin Law <clanlaw at gmail.com> on Mon, 25 Jun 2018
> 20:29:49 +0100
>> On 25 June 2018 at 18:54, Bob <ubuntu-qygzanxc at listemail.net> wrote:
>> >> >
>> >> > (gpartedbin:3740): Gtk-WARNING **: cannot open display: :0
>> Are you running Wayland? You can select which to use at the login
>> screen. If so that may be the problem, try X instead.
> I have seen these code names on this list but have no idea what they mean. I
> am running Ubuntu 17.10 with no extra features. I was under the impression
> that X was the standard GUI programming interface so I expect it to be on my
> system. As you can tell I am not a long time linux user.
On 17.10 I think Wayland may have been the default but this was
changed for 18.10. As I said you can switch from the login screen.
Click the Icon near the login name. I haven't got a 17.10 system any
more so can't remember exactly what it looks like. If it is not
obvious which to choose then ask again.
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