major problem after enabling desktop effects (F9)...

Mike Chalmers mikechalmers70 at
Wed Jul 16 20:24:32 UTC 2008

> Ditto.  However, just about a week ago a routine update installed
> xorg-x11-drv-i810-2.3.2-2.fc9.i386.  This is the package that is suspected of
> being the cause of the problem.  Do you have that one?
> Desktop effects - try System Settings > Desktop and uncheck 'Enable desktop
> effects'.  These are not compiz-type effects, but things you can easily live
> without until things get fixed.  HTH
> Anne
> --
I do not know if I have the package,
xorg-x11-drv-i810-2.3.2-2.fc9.i386, installed, and I do not know how
to check? I would go to system settings but as I said all I have is a
mouse pointer and a black screen after the splash screen goes away.

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