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Old 12-11-2003, 10:32 AM   #1
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blank screen Xwindow startup


When i log in as a user the Xwindow give a blank (colored) screen.
i can switch to a comman mode with ctrl+shift+x

But if i login as root there isn't any problem and everthing work fine

Last edited by mooner; 12-11-2003 at 10:37 AM.
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