[Intrepid] KDE4 BSOD/Black Screen

NoOp glgxg at sbcglobal.net
Sun Nov 30 05:15:59 UTC 2008

On 11/29/2008 08:45 PM, Leonard Chatagnier wrote:
> --- On Sat, 11/29/08, NoOp <glgxg at sbcglobal.net> wrote:

>> Seems I'm not entirely alone: 
>> https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/meta-kde4/+bug/274730 [
>> Intrepid ] kde 4 don't start
>> Anyone else?
> Hey Gary, If you read my post jsut now, you know that I had a very
> successful intrepid desktop fresh install, no problem at all, fully
> updated, only some complaining on my part about how difficult it is
> to get all I had going on Hardy done in Intrepid. Even though I'm on
> a desktop, I'll be glad to compare notes with you on what kde
> programs I have installed compared to yours or anything else for that
> matter. If you like we can do this off-list and report back with any
> joy.  Or else, get you a Gateway 5656GT with Nvidia MB and it will
> solve all your problems-:)) Let me know if I can be of service.

OK. I'll take the Gateway - Christmas morning will be fine for delivery
- thanks! "-)

I have thought of trying a clean install on the machine, but as noted in
the bug report, kde4 works just fine using a hardy kernel on that
machine, so my _guess_ is that it is something in the intrepid kernel
that is blowing it up.

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