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Old 05-15-2007, 09:45 AM   #1
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Logging out of KDE causes black screen


I've got a problem with opensuse 10.2 , Whenever I try to "end current session" with KDE with KDM login manager , I get a black screen?

Can anyone Help me pls?
Old 05-15-2007, 09:51 AM   #2
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restart x?

You can restart x with alt-ctrl-backspace, but make sure you have saved all your work first.
Old 05-15-2007, 11:16 AM   #3
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What graphics card/driver combination are you using?
Old 05-15-2007, 03:19 PM   #4
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