How do I install KDE 4.0.3?
d.mcglone at att.net
Mon Apr 7 21:07:29 BST 2008
On Monday 07 April 2008 2:53:41 pm Robert Tilley wrote:
> I've tried the instructions on the Kubuntu site.
> >> For 7.10 add deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/kubuntu-members-kde4/ubuntu
> >> gutsy
> main to your /etc/apt/sources.list
> >> Install kde4-core, note that PPAs aren't authenticated so you will
> >> likely
> get a warning when installing
> After installation, logout, and restart of the X server my screen is black
> with no graphics. Completely black.
> After a few minutes, randomly-colored vertical lines appear on the screen
> like so much graphic noise. This may be a problem with KDE talking to my
> graphics chip. (The box is an HP Pavilion a1610n.) Nothing else happens.
> Nothing else happens and I must re-install Kubuntu 7.10 Gutsy. I've done
> this twice before thinking that it's not me. Something's not right with my
> Any ideas?
When you logged out and it started acting up, did you try ctrl+alt+backspace
and try and kill the Xserver? Although I don't have the problem, I read
somewhere that the logout is/was broken on some computers. I'm using ATI
Radeon Express 200M.
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