Polari doesn’t join any chatroom. ‘Join’ button stays greyed-out (disabled)

I’m trying to use polari IRC client on Ubuntu Focal (20.04) without success. The ‘Join’ button stays greyed-out (disabled) no matter which server or chatroom I choose. Following are some info: [email protected]:~$ uname -r 5.0.0-37-generic [email protected]:~$ cat /etc/lsb-release DISTRIB_ID=Ubuntu DISTRIB_RELEASE=20.04 DISTRIB_CODENAME=focal DISTRIB_DESCRIPTION=”Ubuntu Focal Fossa (development branch)” [email protected]:~$ dpkg -l polari Desired=Unknown/Install/Remove/Purge/Hold | Status=Not/Inst/Conf-files/Unpacked/halF-conf/Half-inst/trig-aWait/Trig-pend |/ Err?=(none)/Reinst-required…

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Between the GRUB menu and the Login Screen on Ubuntu 18.04 there is a “code page missing” message

On a recent install of Ubuntu 18.04 LTS on a Lenovo T510 laptop I started seeing a message displayed after the GRUB menu exited and Linux started up. The message is: “code page missing” Press any key to continue. I had been experimenting with various hangul IMEs at the time this message appeared. I looked…

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Error while Recovering deleted videos using Foremost

I am facing this below error message while trying to recover deleted videos using foremost. I am not sure how to fix this, please help. [1]Error message[1] [email protected]:/media/lucky/$ £UCK¥ $1/foremost$ sudo foremost -i /dev/sda5 -t wmv -o . -T Processing: /dev/sda5 |******************************WMV err num_header_objs=0 headerSize=0 WMV err num_header_objs=0 headerSize=0 *************************************WMV err num_header_objs=14978577 headerSize=14963569906419540224 *WMV err…

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How to mount a samba share over an ssh tunnel?

I have created an ssh tunnel in such a way, that I can access my shares by typing smb://[email protected]:9000/ into the filemanager (dolphin). The tunnel works. I would like to mount this share. The following command does not work: sudo mount -t cifs -o credentials=/root/.credentials,uid=bruni,gid=users,vers=1.0 //localhost/users /home/bruni/mountpoint/ Obviously I need to specify the port somewhere.…

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sddm-greeter ignores HideUsers in /etc/sddm.conf

I’m using lubuntu disco with displaymanager sddm cat /etc/X11/default-display-manager /usr/bin/sddm On my system are 2 users the main one and a test account. I’ll try to hide the test user in sddm. cat /etc/sddm.conf [Autologin] #original entry Session=Lubuntu #also original entry [users] RememberLastUser=true HideUsers=testie [Theme] EnableAvatars=true FacesDir=/usr/share/sddm/faces when i start sddm-greeter in testmode the user…

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