Call for testing: ubuntu-frame, mir-kiosk, egmde, mir-test-tools snaps
There are new builds of these Mir based snaps snap based on the latest release of Mir (Mir-2.5.0) detailed here:
To test, just switch to the
snap refresh --candidate ubuntu-frame snap refresh --candidate mir-kiosk snap refresh --candidate egmde snap refresh --candidate mir-test-tools
And use as normal. Please let us know any results here.
If no problems are identified we aim to promote to
stable in a week.
The significant changes for are:
- Electron applications can work with Wayland on these snaps
- Hiding the cursor works with GTK based apps
- There are some more (or newer) Wayland extensions to support OSK (but these snaps don’t currently include an OSK)