X-Server on Kubuntu 7.10 Beta

Terence Simpson stdin at stdin.me.uk
Thu Oct 4 14:39:19 BST 2007


David McGlone wrote:
> I Installed 7.10 beta last night and my X-Server is messed up. My icons are 
> are distorted and X is running really slow and the login screen flickers when 
> logging in. I remember having this problem when I was trying to install 
> compiz or barryl a few months ago but I cannot find barryl to see if its 
> installed and my system says that compiz is not installed.
>
> Anybody have any ideas about this? I know the symptoms, I've seen them before 
> and they have got to be related to compiz or barryl and 3D.
>   
If you have xserver-xgl installed it will be used rather than the normal
X server, regardless of if you chose an Xgl session or not. Try removing
'xserver-xgl' (if it's installed) and restart KDM.

Terence




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