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Old 07-16-2010, 05:58 AM   #1
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Gnome Black screen with X cursor in CentOS5

Hello friends,
I have a problem in gnome desktop.

i have started getting a black screen with a X cursor in my centos.

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Old 07-16-2010, 06:48 AM   #2
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Ok, so you're getting a "black screen" - how about explaining what you did that resulted in this "black screen"? Did you try CTRL+ALT+F2 - to go into the terminal?
Old 07-17-2010, 04:36 AM   #3
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Well everything was fine and few days back when i logged into my Gnome i saw this black screen. i have never done any changes to my gnome settings.

and yeah i tried doing that CTRL+ALT+F2 but terminal didnt open. please tell what should i do.
Old 07-20-2010, 04:09 AM   #4
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Please let me know what to me..


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