I need help, citra doesn't open

Issue:
i’ve downloaded citra from this site for linux and then i installed the application with “citra-setup-linux” file, but when i try to open the application it opens and closes immediately
System Information

  • Operating System: ubuntu 16.04
  • CPU: Intel® Core™ i3-6006U CPU @ 2.00GHz × 4
  • GPU: Intel® HD Graphics 520 (Skylake GT2)
  • Citra Version (found in title bar): i don’t even see that because it closes instantly
  • Game:
  • Screenshot of Issue (include the full Citra window including titlebar):

We recently upgraded our dependencies for the Linux version to 18.04 in preparation for it’s release. We’ll look into releasing a separate version that targets previous versions.

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i’ve tried to download the windows version using wine and now the problem when i try to open pokemon sun is this:

I’m not sure where you obtained that build as that’s absolutely not a build we provide on our website. I would not recommend using that build, nor running it via wine.

Install the Linux version using our installer:

Open up a console window and run either:

env "LD_PRELOAD=libcurl.so.3" ~/.citra/canary/citra-qt

env "LD_PRELOAD=libcurl.so.3" ~/.citra/nightly/citra-qt

It if still does not work after this, let me see the console output.

this is what i’ve got: