KDE hosed - no display

Antonio M antonio.montagnani at gmail.com
Fri Jul 11 14:01:25 UTC 2008

2008/7/11 Rex Dieter <rdieter at math.unl.edu>:
> Anne Wilson wrote:
>> This morning my F9 box gets to the login screen, then I get a white box on
>> a
>> black background.  The white box disappears and I'm left with a black
>> screen. It seems that things carry on in the background, as, after a
>> while, I get the chimes that signal that the system is ready to go.
>> I've checked that it isn't the kernel that's the problem - it happens on
>> both
>> kernels.  The session menu at login doesn't show any other dm, so I
>> thought I
>> must have forgotten to install an extra one.  I went into failsafe mode
>> and
>> first tried for updates, to be told that there are none.  I then tried to
>> install gnome-desktop, figuring that it would pick up the necessaries from
>> there.  It says that gnome-desktop is already installed.
>> At this point I'm at a loss to know what's next.  Advice?
> One brute force method is to reset your prefs
> mv ~/.kde ~/.kde.BAK
> and then (potentially) start restoring bits of it until you're back where
> you want to be or you retrigger the bug, whichever comes first.
> -- Rex
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I would suggest to downgrade the i810 driver rpm...See other post

Antonio Montagnani
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