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by Frazer
Sun Dec 08, 2019 12:17 pm
Forum: PicoScope 6 for Linux
Topic: PicoScope on Kubuntu 19.10
Replies: 3
Views: 4974

Re: PicoScope on Kubuntu 19.10

I have found that installing libgdiplus seems to have fixed the problem. This library is not installed as Ubuntu core in 18.04 and later builds and appears to have been missed as a dependency. I have not had a chance to try a live instrument as yet but this looks to be solved.
by Frazer
Sun Dec 08, 2019 12:14 pm
Forum: PicoScope 6 for Linux
Topic: Feedback wanted from our Linux users!
Replies: 18
Views: 12738

Re: Feedback wanted from our Linux users!

I have found that a fresh install of Picoscope 6 crashes on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS and Kubuntu 19.10. Installing libgdiplus seems to fix this. This library is not core in Ubuntu 18.04 LTS and later but does not appear to install as a dependency for Picoscope 6. There are a lot of people having this proble...
by Frazer
Tue Dec 03, 2019 10:00 pm
Forum: PicoScope 6 for Linux
Topic: PicoScope on Kubuntu 19.10
Replies: 3
Views: 4974

Re: PicoScope on Kubuntu 19.10

Had to take a break from looking at this to undertake some server rebuilds so apologies for not replying sooner. Before looking into issues on this build I decided to trial a vanilla 18.04 LTS build on the same platform to compare and was very surprised that the same bug appeared, namely that Picosc...
by Frazer
Thu Nov 14, 2019 10:08 am
Forum: PicoScope 6 for Linux
Topic: PicoScope on Kubuntu 19.10
Replies: 3
Views: 4974

PicoScope on Kubuntu 19.10

I have recently been asked to try and make our PicoScope 2200 available for use on our Physics laptops running Kubuntu 19.10 and KDE Plasma desktop. So far this has proved unsuccessful. The PicoScope application appears to install correctly but crashes on startup and from other threads it appears li...
by Frazer
Thu Nov 14, 2019 9:55 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New to Pico Tech & Linux
Replies: 0
Views: 7610

New to Pico Tech & Linux

Hello to everyone I am a technician with presently working in a busy science department at a large high school in Scotland, UK. I work across all the sciences but tend to work most often with our Physics department maintaining instrumentation and building new apparatus. Some years ago education budg...