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Old 06-26-2007, 08:57 AM   #1
adityavpratap
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getting a black screen when I try to run beryl-manager


Hi,
I am using Ubuntu 7.04. Installed beryl and emerald themes on my system. When I try to run the command - beryl-manager, I get a black screen on which only the cursor is visible, which changes to a hand shape over any invisible hyperlinks. My system is an Acer Aspire 5100 laptop which has a ATI Radeon X'press 1100 card.
I have installed fglrx drivers.
any idea what may be the problem.
 
Old 06-26-2007, 07:46 PM   #2
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its probably the video driver, may not support open-GL or 3d effects, I have an older Nvidia GForce MX200 and I get the same but with a white screen on my desktop
 
Old 06-26-2007, 08:54 PM   #3
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It was working till a couple of days back, until I upgraded beryl to the latest version.Now I have downgraded back to the previous version, even then it is not working.
 
  


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