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  1. [ubuntu] Re: Oneiric Compiz Config Settings Manager Issues

    I tried it, but it didn't work. I'm not sure why. I will try rebooting to see if that makes a difference.
  2. [ubuntu] Re: Oneiric Compiz Config Settings Manager Issues

    Ok. The unity --reset worked for me, but wobbly and fading window settings also disappeared.. So now my question is, what do I do to get the cube?
  3. [ubuntu] Oneiric Compiz Config Settings Manager Issues

    Hi All,

    I have just finished installing Ironhide for my Dell XPS L502X, and it seems to work great. A test with glxspheres gives me a nice smooth animation.

    11.10 has Unity by default, and I...
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    [SOLVED] Re: GUI not starting up after NVIDIA install

    Ok! It worked now :). My Unity desktop is back, and it's working fine. I'm rebooting my pc to see if things are permanent!

    I will install bumblebee now as that's the one supported.

    How do I...
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    [SOLVED] Re: GUI not starting up after NVIDIA install

    that's my screen. Sorry it's a little blurred.. took it with the phone.
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    [SOLVED] Re: GUI not starting up after NVIDIA install

    https://mail.google.com/mail/?ui=2&ik=55fcffa5a8&view=att&th=136785232afc7b56&attid=0.1&disp=inline&realattid=1398233341884366848-1&safe=1&zw
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    [SOLVED] Re: GUI not starting up after NVIDIA install

    Nice blog :). I'll do that once this issue is fixed and I have standard GUI working!
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    [SOLVED] Re: GUI not starting up after NVIDIA install

    Alt + F2 doesn't work. I can use the Desktop Wall (Ctrl + Alt + Arrow) . Ctrl + Alt + T opens the terminal. That's all the functionality I currently have.

    I don't see the battery, power,...
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    [SOLVED] Re: GUI not starting up after NVIDIA install

    It's working now! I just rebooted the system and voila! Noveau is back.

    However, now once I log in, I don't see Unity anymore. The taskbar is missing too. All I have is an empty desktop, with...
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    [SOLVED] Re: GUI not starting up after NVIDIA install

    Ok, now I know it.

    This is a Dell XPS L502X laptop with an Nvidia GeForce GT540M graphics card. I am not sure if I have optimus. Right now I'm trying what ksprasad has suggested. However, it is...
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    [SOLVED] Re: GUI not starting up after NVIDIA install

    I am in root mode after choosing recovery.

    I am in /etc/X11 and xorg.conf is present. However, I get the following error:
    "mv: cannot move 'xorg.conf' to '/home/xorg.conf': Read-only file system"...
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    [SOLVED] Re: GUI not starting up after NVIDIA install

    I did that the moment I installed Ubuntu. But I thought I required the specific driver from the nvidia site as well.
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    [SOLVED] Re: GUI not starting up after NVIDIA install

    I followed the complete removal of nvidia and noveau and reinstallation of only noveau.. However, now, after selecting Ubuntu in grub and the Ubuntu loading screen, the screen stays blank, and I am...
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    [SOLVED] Re: GUI not starting up after NVIDIA install

    Thanks. I'll try this and let you know what happens. :)
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    [SOLVED] GUI not starting up after NVIDIA install

    Hi everyone, I'm new here and have just installed Ubuntu 11.10, and installed a few applications. I wanted to install the NVIDIA driver which I downloaded from nvidia.com.

    Had to stop lightdm for...
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