Cannot log out?

Nigel Ridley nigel at
Sat Apr 26 07:24:59 UTC 2008

TeraDyne Ezeri wrote:
> On Friday 25 April 2008 22:24:48 Dotan Cohen wrote:
>> In a new Kubuntu 8.04 install, I cannot log out of the user. When I
>> select Log Out from the shutdown menu, the screen blanks and does not
>> return to the KDM screen. I have let it sit for one hour on one
>> attempt. How can I begin to troubleshoot this issue? Thanks in
>> advance.
> I'm also having this problem. I didn't see anything in the xorg logs that 
> would even give a hint as to what's causing it. Don't ask me why, but I think 
> it might be a KDM issue.
> I'm considering going back to Gutsy, but I want to see if this is fixable 
> first.

I've been using Hardy since Alpha5 and have never experienced this problem - perhaps it 
has something to do with particular graphics cards? Mine is a built-in Intel (Dell 
Inspiron 1525n).



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