Flatpak release 0.13.31 not starting

Steps to reproduce

Installed Obsidian via Flatpak on Ubuntu 20.04. Since the last update on March 8 it fails to start, when launching via the Desktop or via the terminal.

Expected result

Obsidian should start.

Actual result

It crashes before opening a window.


  • Operating system: Ubuntu 20.04
  • Debug info: Not available

Additional information

Launching via the terminal leads to the following output:

$ flatpak run md.obsidian.Obsidian --help
[3 zypak-helper] Portal v4 is not available
2022-03-14 20:44:51 Loading main app package /app/resources/obsidian.asar
LaunchProcess: failed to execvp:
[11 zypak-sandbox] Dropping 0x55e1b4d122e0 (3) because of connection closed
[11 zypak-sandbox] Host is gone, preparing to exit...
[11 zypak-sandbox] Quitting Zygote...
/app/bin/obsidian.sh: line 19:     3 Trace/breakpoint trap   (core dumped) zypak-wrapper /app/obsidian [email protected]

When disabling Wayland via Flatseal, Obsidian starts:

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