When installing latest Anki from the website tar dist, it does not run my PC. I’m using SwayWM with QT_QPA_PLATFORM=wayland . I’m guessing some Wayland client libs are missing from the bundled Qt distribution.
Qt warning: QSocketNotifier: Can only be used with threads started with QThread Qt warning: Failed to load client buffer integration: "wayland-egl" Qt warning: Available client buffer integrations: () Qt warning: No shell integration named "xdg-shell" found Qt warning: No shell integration named "xdg-shell-v6" found Qt warning: No shell integration named "wl-shell" found Qt warning: No shell integration named "ivi-shell" found Qt warning: Loading shell integration failed. Qt warning: Attempted to load the following shells ("xdg-shell", "xdg-shell-v6", "wl-shell", "ivi-shell") Qt warning: Wayland does not support QWindow::requestActivate()
Output (with QT_DEBUG_PLUGINS=1): Tar Dist Anki Output - Pastebin.com
There are two workarounds:
- install anki from pip (
sudo pip install anki aqt)
this works fine as it uses my system Qt libs (in fact I’d go so far as to recommend this to other Linux users as it also picks up my desktop themes, settings etc)
- run anki with
For reference, here is output from pip-installed anki, which works:
Output from pip-installed anki with QT_DEBUG_PLUGINS=1: pip anki output - Pastebin.com
N.B. I tried to include the above pastes in this with <details><summary> etc, but it went over the post size limit
Thanks for all the dev work on Anki!