WhatPulse Forums » Support » Client software v » Ubuntu 17.10 Whatpulse No System Tray Welcome back, Guest.


Post Reply 
 
Thread Rating:
  • 0 Votes - 0 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Ubuntu 17.10 Whatpulse No System Tray
04-20-2018, 01:24 AM (This post was last modified: 04-20-2018 01:26 AM by aaronmao.)
Post: #1
Ubuntu 17.10 Whatpulse No System Tray
Hello,

As I was trying to install WP on ubuntu 17.10, the installation program pops out a window saying that there is no system tray detected. Any idea on how to fix this problem and what is causing this?

Also I have looked through the forum and all I can find are people asking whether it is possible to run WP on a linux box without GUI, but I am currently sitting in front of the box that I am using and have GUI installed.

P.S. the ubuntu is running on surface book, can this cause any problem?
Find all posts by this user
Quote this message in a reply
04-27-2018, 05:23 AM
Post: #2
RE: Ubuntu 17.10 Whatpulse No System Tray
I had the same issue trying to run WhatPulse on a machine with Fedora 27 installed. Does Ubuntu 17.10 use Wayland as the default display server? I believe Fedora does, and I think that's why WhatPulse can't find the system tray there. (Because it's coded for how X11 works.)
Visit this user's website Find all posts by this user
Quote this message in a reply
Post Reply 


Possibly Related Threads...
Thread: Author Replies: Views: Last Post
Smile Application usage on Ubuntu juniorain 3 88 Yesterday 03:47 PM
Last Post: juniorain
  Updated build for Ubuntu 18.04 will be needed dgw 4 399 05-25-2018 02:35 AM
Last Post: dgw
  2.8.1 issues on Ubuntu sim642 2 1,016 04-11-2018 10:56 AM
Last Post: dgw
  [CLOSED] Network traffic not recorded on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS GnaXi 6 3,662 12-30-2017 09:31 AM
Last Post: cheeseandcereal
Exclamation [SOLVED] Tray icon disappears on Win10 flotwig 4 853 12-02-2017 06:45 PM
Last Post: flotwig
Question [CLOSED] Whatpulse 2.8.x for Linux/Ubuntu bogy 1 1,659 07-08-2017 02:54 PM
Last Post: sz_
  Whatpulse crashes system on ubuntu using intel graphics Wilson18com 0 1,185 05-28-2017 01:11 AM
Last Post: Wilson18com
  Ubuntu on Mac SeeEmAge 0 1,265 04-29-2016 09:10 PM
Last Post: SeeEmAge
  Memory leak WhatPulse 2.6.3 on Ubuntu 15.04 Wouter0100 2 2,520 01-07-2016 11:52 AM
Last Post: Wouter0100
Sad [Ubuntu 14.04.3] Mouse clicks not logged Carlgo11 0 1,391 12-16-2015 09:45 AM
Last Post: Carlgo11

Forum Jump:


User(s) browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)