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whitecore
June 29th, 2009, 05:13 PM
I am trying to get the blender interface to show correctly but all i get is white boxes in some places on the gui where buttons are.when i type a command in i get get fences failed -1 can't remmeber how to fix this.

decoherence
June 29th, 2009, 06:08 PM
I am trying to get the blender interface to show correctly but all i get is white boxes in some places on the gui where buttons are.when i type a command in i get get fences failed -1 can't remmeber how to fix this.

Hi,

Does turning off visual effects help?

System > Preferences > Appearance

Click the Visual Effects tab and set to "none."

hth

whitecore
June 30th, 2009, 03:38 AM
yes that is the first thing i did on my other laptop i had to change things in xorg and various other places i was using 7.04 at the time but that machine needs alot of repairs to work again.