I’m trying to login into the live environment of the daily sway distribution, but when I apply the credentials I just get back to the login. I’m using VMware on a Windows 11 host.
In boot menu I tried to boot with source and proprietary drivers. I also tried this:
The default passwords are
Sway is based on the Wayland so the first that comes to mind is some kind of issue with the graphics.
One option you could try is to edit the kernel arguments and for the kernel add the digit
3to boot the console only. Then login and run
Another option you could try is a tip I read for vmware products editing the boot arguments for the display driver used - replacing driver=free with driver=mesa.
But not sure about the part with the kernel and digit 3.
The image file I’m using: manjaro-sway-21.1.0-minimal-220130-linux516.iso