In Lubuntu 18.04, I installed VLC via apt install vlc, but for some reason, the scaling of the interface is way off:

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The menus as well as the system tray icon are super pixelated and stretched too.

I have a regular 1080p screen, and no other applications I've tested so far have had any issues.

I have radeon graphics drivers installed.

1 Answer 1


I had to add the line


to my /etc/environment file, and it works now.

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