Questions tagged [linux]

Questions pertaining to the Linux Operating System as it relates to Blender. Questions can be anything from compatibility to optimization to making Blender work on a specific distro.

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Why is blender running so slow on Ubuntu 20.04.1 LTS [closed]

So I just installed Ubuntu 20.04.1 LTS in hope that blender will run faster. But for some reason startup takes at least 5 secs and framerate is about 5 - 2 fps. Here is my setup: Ryzen 7 3700x, RTX ...
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How to install molecular 1.1.2 Addon at Linux Blender 2.91

In Blender 2.91 on Ubuntu 20.04 (Kernel 5.10.6-051006-generic) I can not install the Addon Molecular from: https://github.com/scorpion81/Blender-Molecular-Script/releases It works fine in Windows 10 ...
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How to check whether the Blender application is focused / on the foreground / active (Windows and Linux) in Python

Is there a way to check whether Blender is currently focused / on the foreground / active (in both Windows and Linux)? We're sending data to Blender, and this would help us determine which Blender ...
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Where does Blender “connect” to NVIDIA drivers?

Using a NVIDIA GeForce 1060 with Blender 2.8 worked fine until upgrading recently to Debian 10 and Blender 2.9, but now Blender 2.9 does not recognize my NVIDIA GPU in Preferences -> System -> ...
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Graphics card driver with support for OpenGL 3.3 or higher ERROR

I am trying to access blender remotely via SSH using MobaXterm. I have installed blender on a Linux machine and am trying to access it from a windows machine. I have a NVIDIA Graphics card (GeForce ...
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In many models, many objects have vanished and just appear as dots. Why?

My GPU is an Intel HD Graphics 530 - driver: i915 v: kernel. on Linux Cinnamon. A bunch of my models suddenly look very different in Blender. Some objects look unchanged, but most of the objects in ...
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Blender with Python 3.8

I am new to Blender and Linux in general. I am using Blender on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS. The default system python is 3.8. I have a custom python module built with cppyy and python 3.8 and I cannot use it ...
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Gltf mesh compression on Linux [closed]

I'm on Arch Linux and Blender 2.91. I want to export a scene in .glb (gltf 2.0) format with mesh compression. According to blender manual, that should be supported via ...
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Blender 2.91 wont recognize nvidia gpu

I did a fresh install with Manjaro 20 and just installed blender. I am running a RTX 2060 6gb GPU CUDA nor OPTIX see the gpu. I have the current nvidia 455.45.1 driver installed. Blender 2.91 wont ...
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OpenCL with Intel GPU freezes Blender on Linux

I'm on linux with Blender 2.90.1. I install 'intel-opencl-icd'. I go to Blender system settings -> click on OpenCL and Blender freezes (it does not respond, it does not log in console) I must kill ...
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Mouse click released immediately on drag; can't drag nodes

I've recently switched to Linux Mint from Windows. Everything in Blender is running fine, except for the fact that I can't seem to hold down 'mouse drag' operations. I click, hold down the mouse ...
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add-ons in a linux installation of blender

I have been trying to find a how-to or article which explains installing add-on .zips in Linux. I am using Ubuntu 20.04. It seems that there are a lot of add-ons available at Blender Market, like &...
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only object origin moves in object mode, can't move the mesh(origin already unticked )

This happens after opening any blend file .recently i've switched to ubuntu.when i tick origin the mesh moves but in the different direction-.-... https://streamable.com/nspzd8 I'm using blender 2.83....
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Using Blender's GUI application from WSL2 (repost from stackoverflow)

This is a repost from StackOverflow, I was recommend to post this here by a friend Recently a fellow intern finished his internship. For this internship, he wrote some automated fluid simulations in ...
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help me to install and run version 2.9 in Ubuntu

How can I install Blender 2.9 in Ubuntu linux? I installed the blender 2.9 file and extract it then when I tried open it there was so many files so I ran the file which is named 'blender'. I have ...
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Contrasted triangles on interface and transparent materials in viewport and material view

System Information Operating system: Linux-5.8.0-25-generic-x86_64-with-debian-bullseye-sid 64 Bits Graphics card: AMD TURKS (DRM 2.50.0 / 5.8.0-25-generic, LLVM 11.0.0) X.Org 3.3 (Core Profile) Mesa ...
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Blender render extremely slow on Linux (+ crashes)

I have a Lenovo Yoga laptop with AMD Ryzen 4700U and integrated graphics. On Ubuntu 20.04 (with mainline kernel 5.8), blender randomly crashes on render about 2/3 times (before it actually starts ...
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Ubuntu. Blender crashes when opens Shader Editor

I haven’t been able to use the Shader Editor. Im using Blender 2.9.1. I have proved different versions and only works in my computer in Blender 2.69. 1- I open Blender 2.9.1 (empty project) 2-I switch ...
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PATH for the Blender 2.90 executable, in the Linux Mint 19 Cinnamon filesystem, please?

Executable PATH for Blender 2.90 in Linux Mint 19 Cinnamon? In OpenShot->Preferences->blender path, it requires the PATH to the blender executable. The GUI Menu (Cinnamon) has the following path ...
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Blender crashing when using material preview or using eevee on Pop os 20.04

I have been using blender for over a year now on differnt linux distors and even on windows. But recently I discovered an issue with blender .i.e. when trying to go into material preview mode or try ...
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blender issue with manjaro

I have installed blender on manjaro xfce and when I try to run blender in terminal it shows this error: blender: error while loading shared libraries: libpython3.7m.so.1.0: cannot open shared object ...
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Why does the Blender 2.9 download for linux install 2.79b

so I am trying to install Blender on a chromebook through the linux terminal and by through trial and error,finally got blender working but its running on version 2.79b even though i used the latest ...
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Is there an official headless Linux blender 2.9 build?

I'm creating a render farm and there are no displays and no X11 libs on the render machines. I need a Blender built with headless and also CUDA/Optix (I'll have ...
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missing textures in linux

multi material on single object. materials can't be seen or display anomalies. this happens on all versions of blender after 2.8.2
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Blender Error “Not able to read the .blend file”

I was working in blender in Linux Mint, while i was saving the file my pc got hang.The pc specs are good enough to that much work in blender.I had to then Shutdown the pc through the power button.Then ...
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All addons missing after upgrading Blender from 2.83-4 to 2.90

I'm on Arch Linux and after running "sudo pacman -Su" to upgrade blender, my addons disappeared. I've tried manually installing the addons from "/usr/share/blender/2.90/scripts/addons&...
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System freezes when trying to start Blender

I recently upgraded to Linux Mint 20. Have not tried using Blender before, so not sure if that has anything to do with it. Whenever I try to start Blender it freezes the whole system and I need to ...
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Blender v2.79 Brush does not go deep enough and is to big

Hello everyone, I'm using Blender v2.79 on a Linux Mint software. I've been following a tutorial on YouTube about how to make donuts. What ever, I'm trying to Brush "F SculptDraw" to make ...
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Weird issue with LMB on caps lock

Running Linux and using a small Python script globally in Xorg to bind left mouse down + up to the caps lock key. I use this because of RSI and the buttons on my trackball are crap. It just works with ...
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Nvidia problems on Linux

When I install blender through my package manager (xbps) or Flatpak, it does not detect my GPU. I should see the options for OptiX and CUDA (and maybe OpenCL, too?) for my GPU, but I just do not. When ...
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Latest nightly blender running in linux VM: “Unable to open display”

I've been rendering on a Linux VM for a while, using my own Blender build, built headless. Now I want to use a GPU VM, and I'm having trouble building my own CUDA build, so I tried the nightly (which ...
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Blender 2.83.5 will not run if archive extracted with xarchive

If you extract the archive file blender-2.83.5-linux64.tar.xz with xarchiver you may get all of the files extracted into one directory. This obviously won't work, blender fails to start, generating ...
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RTX 2080 graphics card is not recognized as Optix compatible on Debian 10

I have the same issue as Timothy Tinsman on Debian 10 up to date: Blender 2.83 / 2.83.5 and 2.90 don't recognize my RTX 2080 graphics card as compatible with Optix. CUDA, on the other hand, is ...
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The file I made in Linux Mint 19.3 won't open correctly in Linux Mint 20

I just invested in a new machine- 32 gb Ram, Nvidia 2070 super,12 core Ryzen 9, you get the picture. I installed Linux Mint 20 for the warpinator but when I open files I made in Linux Mint 19.3 it ...
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Imperfections in Eevee animation render

I am working on making animations for molecular orbitals using Blender for Linux 2.83.0 (I render on a farm). I import two OpenVDB files, apply some volume nodes on them to give them the correct ...
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Carrying UI Settings from Windows to Linux [duplicate]

I'm trying out Linux (Kubuntu 20.04), moving from Windows 7, just to see how I feel about it. I installed Blender 2.83 and I'm having trouble opening up the start up file I have saved away with the ...
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Linux setup not recognizing AMD RX580GTS GPU

I've recently switched to Linux Mint 20. GPU drivers are installed (included in the kernel) but blender and blender alone will not see the GPU. Blender runs fine OTHER than not recognizing my GPU. ...
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Set the graphic card, before the first blender start. (Virtual Linux System)

The problem: Blender does not start and prints the following error message: ...
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What are these Errors / Warnings when running simple command line script

I followed the official documentation to run a simple script: import bpy bpy.data.objects["Cube"].data.vertices[0].co.x += 1.0 by command ...
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How Do I Install and Run Blender 2.83 on CentOS 7?

Trying to use my vps to run Blender server-side. I've tried a number of tutorials, but no success. So far... https://snapcraft.io/install/blender/centos https://wpguru.co.uk/2019/07/how-to-install-...
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Blender 2.83.2 crashing plasmashell 5.19.3 Arch linux

I'm running into a weird bug here and I can't find other resources. I installed Blender with pacman and it opens and runs smoothly, then randomly something will cause it freeze the entire plasma ...
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Blender crashes in Manjaro Linux version

I was curious, I was installing Blender from the Manjaro repos and it never loads at startup and gives me a SIGILL. My specs are as below: ...
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Ubuntu launch blender instances with a different configuration

I am moving from Mac to Linux (Ubuntu) to use Blender (it gives me the feeling that it is more stable and, above all, faster). The problem I have is the following: On Mac I had a script, to run an ...
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I can't get openimage denoise to work on linux

I saw this questions asked already, but the way they explained the solution made no sense. I only got linux two days ago, can someone please tell me step by step how to get it working.
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Blender 2.83.0 suddenly begins crashing on startup with call to libc.8.so

Blender version 2.83.0 has been running nicely on my system for several months. Suddenly a couple of days ago, it started crashing on startup just after a call to libc.so.6. I suspected an out of ...
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Cannot select a row of vertices

As the title states: I cannot use alt + right click to select a row of vertices. I tried many things, and at first the OS was using the alt key, so I changed the default key to the superkey (windows ...
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How to undo/redo using my mx mouse's thumb button

How can I have the undo/redo function using my MX Mouse thumb buttons, similar as I'm using them in Firefox (forward/backward)
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Shortcut keys different on linux [duplicate]

I am new to blender, so I watched a tutorial on youtube on creating some things with blender. (Love it!) However I came across an issue with common shortcut keys. Specifically alt + right/left click ...
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Not recognizing my Nvidia RTX 2060 for optiX

I am using Debian Linux Buster 10 with a Nvidia RTX 2060 card I have included back ports non-free so I have the Nvidia 440.82 drm installed. I am using Blender version 2.83. The card is recognize ...
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Why Am i Getting Weird lighting In Eevee On Ubuntu?

I Have This Weird Lighting When Using Eevee On Ubuntu This is What Iam Getting And This Is What Iam Supposed To Get Here Are Some Additional Information Operating System: Ubuntu 19.10, CPU: AMD® A4-...

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