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Old 07-29-2011, 11:56 AM   #1
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Slackware 13.1 gnome installation failed

I recently install slackware 13.1 kde and want to tr for gnome.
Then by issuing lynx --source | bash command as root i could install gnome.There was no error during installation.Then after reboot i try to log to gnome by issuing gdm command.It ask my user name and password.
Then there was a light blue colour screen and it become bright green colour .There was no error massages.I try several times and got the same result.
I am using commercial nvidia driver .What could be the error.What should i do next.Please give your valuable opinion.I am new to slackware.
Old 07-29-2011, 12:24 PM   #2
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could you please provide more information about which graphics-adapter you're using?

Have you tried KDE (or any other WM) with the same Slackware-installation and the same nvidia-driver?

Old 07-30-2011, 11:58 AM   #3
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I am using nvidia grafic driver

Graphics Processor:GeForce GT 230M
CUDA Cores:48
VBIOS Version:
Memory:1024 MB
Memory Interface:128-bit
Bus Type:PCI Express x16 Gen2
Bus ID:PCI:1:0:0
PCI Device ID:0x0a280
PCI Vendor ID:x10de
PCI-E Max Link Speed:5000
X Screens:Screen 0
Display Devices:LGD LP156WH2-TLQA (DFP-0)

I am using kde.there is no problem with longing to kde.But i couldn't enable kwin 3d animation


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