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22.04: Chinese pinyin does not work on browser

22.04: Chinese pinyin does not work on browser I followed the instructions in Ubuntu 22.04 Chinese (simplified) pinyin input support to install Chinese pinyin input. It works on a text editor but does not work on the browser (Firefox). How can I troubleshoot this issue? Asked By: drum || Source This is most likely an …

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Set browser in Thunderbird

Set browser in Thunderbird Thunderbird is opening links in Chrome and I want it to use Firefox. Following this, I set the values to true, but then don’t receive the popup window in Step 5, it just goes to Chrome. What to do? Thunderbird 115.3.1(64-bit) Ubuntu 22.04.3 LTS Asked By: Al Lelopath || Source This …

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Ubunutu full screen atrifacts

Ubunutu full screen atrifacts I’ve got a problem with full screen in browser. When I turn on full screen for browser, artifacts begin to appear, sometimes it turns black. The video card is fine because on Windows I checked this functionality worked. Asked By: Waldemar _ || Source In browser, you can switch "Hardware acceleration" …

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All browser (Chrome, Firefox, etc.) won't start, hangs without any action – Ubuntu 22.04

All browser (Chrome, Firefox, etc.) won't start, hangs without any action – Ubuntu 22.04 Problem After a routine update, Chrome and Firefox no longer launch (which makes making this post quite difficult). Symptoms When launching Firefox or Chrome by clicking the icon on the dock, the mouse cursor displays the loading animation while name of …

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Suspicous windows-like notifications from brave web browser (allegedly)

Suspicous windows-like notifications from brave web browser (allegedly) I almost always never allow websites to send me notifications, however recently I’ve been getting a lot of notifications from this specific website which is why i became a little bit suspicious, not only because i do not remember allowing notifications from this website. But also because …

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What are Lynx CGI scripts?

What are Lynx CGI scripts? In lynx.cfg, it contains: .h1 CGI scripts # These settings control Lynx’s ability to execute various types of scripts. .h2 LOCAL_EXECUTION_LINKS_ALWAYS_ON .h2 LOCAL_EXECUTION_LINKS_ON_BUT_NOT_REMOTE # Local execution links and scripts are by default completely disabled, # unless a change is made to the userdefs.h file to enable them or # the …

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Unable to open chromium based browsers: libc++abi: __cxa_guard_acquire detected recursive initialization

Unable to open chromium based browsers: libc++abi: __cxa_guard_acquire detected recursive initialization I am unable to open any chromium based browsers on my PC having ubuntu 22.04. I am able to open firefox though. I tried to open google chrome from my terminal, but I get the following error. prasanna@PrasLaptop:~$ google-chrome libc++abi: __cxa_guard_acquire detected recursive initialization: …

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Is it safe to install brave from AUR?

Is it safe to install brave from AUR? I’m planning to switch to ArcoLinux but I use brave and I was a little bit worried about having to install a program that is maintained by some random person that might corrupt the package itself. Is this even possible? Asked By: deomanu01 || Source AUR is …

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Why doesn't Brave resolve DNS rewrites?

Why doesn't Brave resolve DNS rewrites? I have set up AdGuard Home and pointed my router to the AGH instance in order to block ads etc. I have created a couple of DNS rewrites so that I enter an address to my liking and one of these is homeserv.local -> 192.168.0.40. Now, there seems to …

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How to set a file as a web browser?

How to set a file as a web browser? I have downloaded Firefox Aurora (nightly) from the official website, and use tried to set it as the default browser, but when go to Default Applications, it does not show it as an option for a web browser. [Desktop Entry] Encoding=UTF-8 Version=109.0beta Type=Application Name=Firefox Aurora GenericName=Web …

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How can I display this pdf correctly in firefox?

How can I display this pdf correctly in firefox? I am trying to open https://www.sec.gov/info/edgar/specifications/edgarfm-vol2-v60.pdf. My OS and firefox info: $ uname -a Linux debian 5.10.0-20-amd64 #1 SMP Debian 5.10.158-2 (2022-12-13) x86_64 GNU/Linux firefox -version Mozilla Firefox 109.0.1 Shown in firefox Shown in chrome Shown in edge Shown in opera The same pdf file is …

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Why accessing 0.0.0.0:443 gets redirected to 127.0.0.1:443 on Linux and how to disallow it?

Why accessing 0.0.0.0:443 gets redirected to 127.0.0.1:443 on Linux and how to disallow it? tl;dr: accessing 0.0.0.0:port (eg. curl http://0.0.0.0:443) gets redirected(internally) to 127.0.0.1:port (where port is any port number) (eg. the previous curl command is the same as curl http://127.0.0.1:443); why does this happen and how to block connections destined to 0.0.0.0 ? UPDATE2: …

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Use Tor Browser on Ubuntu 22.04 installed on a MacBook Air

Use Tor Browser on Ubuntu 22.04 installed on a MacBook Air I have my Ubuntu (22.04 Jammy Jellyfish) running on a MacBook Air. I was trying to install Tor there but it seems like I can’t launch it. I have done everything OK, but it simply doesn’t launch when calling from terminal or launching via …

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Browsers redirect from local "index.html"-file to "file:///"-root

Browsers redirect from local "index.html"-file to "file:///"-root I downloaded the website https://www.untools.co/ with wget –mirror –convert-links https://www.untools.co/ and have respective pages on my filesystem: When I open untools.co/index.html with Firefox I can see the page for half a second, then I am re-directed to file:///. I do not believe this is an issue with the …

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Fractional scaling makes browser blurred

Fractional scaling makes browser blurred I have the maximal resolution set on my display, but when I enable fractional scaling in the display settings of Ubuntu (version 22.04) Google Chrome becomes blurred regardless whether I started the browser with –force-device-scale-factor=1.0 and regardless whether I use a fractional scaling value or an integer one. And not …

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How to wait for pulseaudio before running chromium?

How to wait for pulseaudio before running chromium? I’m developing an embedded board (Tinkerboard) based on Linux Linaro (Debian) OS 9.3. The board is basically a (webpage) kiosk where the browser is run by a sh script included the automatic scripts on startup. The kiosk needs to play a couple of mp3 files triggered by …

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Permission Denied When Opening Local Files in Web Browsers

Permission Denied When Opening Local Files in Web Browsers I’ve run into a bit of a weird issue: If I try to open a file-local .html file inside of a directory starting with a dot (.) the browser claims that it does not have permission to view it, e.g.: mkdir -p ~/.test/ echo "Hello, World!" …

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Set firefox developer edition as the default browser in VS Code on Linux

Set firefox developer edition as the default browser in VS Code on Linux I have installed firefox developer edition on my MX-Linux. When I tried to configure the live server of VS Code to run it as default, I failed. I followed this link to set up, but ultimately it is not working for me. …

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Is there a portable version of ungoogled-chromium for ubuntu?

Is there a portable version of ungoogled-chromium for ubuntu? I’d really like to use the "ungoogled-chromium"-browser alongside firefox- but as a portable version. This mean: All the necessary files are stored in one folder and/or subfolders, so that I can move the folder whereever I want and run it from this location without losing the …

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