On 02/10/18 14:25, Dave Close wrote:
Ed Greshko wrote:
>>> Is your system a desktop with a single monitor? A laptop with
>>> external monitor? Or something else?
>> It's a desktop with a single monitor.
>>> If you do use either sddm or kdm do you get a login screen? Couldn't
>>> hurt to try that as Samuel has suggested.
>> Using kdm, I get exactly the same result.
> Sorry, would you clarify?
> You do get a login screen and then when you enter your PW you end
> up with a black screen with a cursor you can move around?
OK then at that point the X-server is functioning normally. Would it be possible to
do the following?
1. Reboot the system to get to the login screen.
2. From a second system, ssh into the failing system, become root, and "tail -f
/var/log/Xorg.0.log" to see what was last entered.
3. Login from the GUI on failing system and then check the tail to see if the
"AIGLX: Suspending AIGLX clients for VT switch" appears at that point.
A motto of mine is: When in doubt, try it out