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Tailscale on Steam Deck
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legowerewolf commented Aug 3, 2023

Hey, everyone! This has been moved to https://github.com/tailscale-dev/deck-tailscale. Go check it out there, give it a star, whatever.

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As mentioned earlier, when I tried running Johnny Blocks' solution, it did not create a symlink as described. I tried making a symlink manually as well with no luck. Here is the full output from my terminal:

(deck@steamdeck TailScale)$ sudo systemctl enable --now tailscaled.service Job for tailscaled.service failed because the control process exited with error code. See "systemctl status tailscaled.service" and "journalctl -xeu tailscaled.service" for details.

`(deck@steamdeck TailScale)$ systemctl status tailscaled.service × tailscaled.service - Tailscale node agent Loaded: loaded (/etc/systemd/system/tailscaled.service; enabled; preset: disabled) Active: failed (Result: exit-code) since Tue 2023-04-25 15:51:13 EDT; 21s ago Docs: https://tailscale.com/kb/ Process: 7697 ExecStartPre=/usr/sbin/tailscaled --cleanup (code=exited, status=226/NAMESPACE) Process: 7698 ExecStopPost=/usr/sbin/tailscaled --cleanup (code=exited, status=226/NAMESPACE) CPU: 10ms

Apr 25 15:51:13 steamdeck systemd[1]: tailscaled.service: Scheduled restart job, restart counter is at 5. Apr 25 15:51:13 steamdeck systemd[1]: Stopped Tailscale node agent. Apr 25 15:51:13 steamdeck systemd[1]: tailscaled.service: Start request repeated too quickly. Apr 25 15:51:13 steamdeck systemd[1]: tailscaled.service: Failed with result 'exit-code'. Apr 25 15:51:13 steamdeck systemd[1]: Failed to start Tailscale node agent.`

(deck@steamdeck TailScale)$ journalctl -xeu tailscaled.service ░░ the configured Restart= setting for the unit. Apr 25 15:51:13 steamdeck systemd[1]: Stopped Tailscale node agent. ░░ Subject: A stop job for unit tailscaled.service has finished ░░ Defined-By: systemd ░░ Support: https://lists.freedesktop.org/mailman/listinfo/systemd-devel ░░ ░░ A stop job for unit tailscaled.service has finished. ░░ ░░ The job identifier is 5195 and the job result is done. Apr 25 15:51:13 steamdeck systemd[1]: tailscaled.service: Start request repeated too quickly. Apr 25 15:51:13 steamdeck systemd[1]: tailscaled.service: Failed with result 'exit-code'. ░░ Subject: Unit failed ░░ Defined-By: systemd ░░ Support: https://lists.freedesktop.org/mailman/listinfo/systemd-devel ░░ ░░ The unit tailscaled.service has entered the 'failed' state with result 'exit-code'. Apr 25 15:51:13 steamdeck systemd[1]: Failed to start Tailscale node agent. ░░ Subject: A start job for unit tailscaled.service has failed ░░ Defined-By: systemd ░░ Support: https://lists.freedesktop.org/mailman/listinfo/systemd-devel ░░ ░░ A start job for unit tailscaled.service has finished with a failure. ░░ ░░ The job identifier is 5195 and the job result is failed. lines 1410-1433/1433 (END)

Any solutions?Unlucky to get the same faulty :(.

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cchulo commented Aug 27, 2023

@SummerFoam233 might be better to open an issue on the new repo, can help you debug on there, i think this thread is abandoned

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