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by Bobowm
Thu Apr 05, 2018 7:40 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Mint boots into Blackscreen [SOLVED]
Replies: 16
Views: 6369

Re: Mint boots into Blackscreen

mount -o remount,rw / nmcli dev status apt-get update inxi -G dpkg --get-selections | grep xserver-xorg-video apt-get purge xserver-xorg-video-* rm /etc/X11/xorg.conf apt-get install xserver-xorg-video-vesa sync reboot https://forums.linuxmint.com/viewtopic.php?f=42&t=267072&p=1453215#p1453215 okay...
by Bobowm
Wed Apr 04, 2018 9:54 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Mint boots into Blackscreen [SOLVED]
Replies: 16
Views: 6369

Re: Mint boots into Blackscreen

Try this from your 32bit Mate sudo su Find your os of Mint 18 partition with, blkid and then, fsck -y /dev/sdxx where sdxx is your os root partition, after that reboot it said it was clean after a reboot nothing changed but i came up with the idea to sudo apt-get install --reinstall lightdm but it ...
by Bobowm
Wed Apr 04, 2018 4:59 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Mint boots into Blackscreen [SOLVED]
Replies: 16
Views: 6369

Re: Mint boots into Blackscreen

do you know if the update you did installed a newer kernel. you can check which kernel your running by this command uname -r if it's kernel 4.13 your video card is not support on that kernel yet. you have have to go back to kernel 4.4.x series. and reinstall video drivers. or if the older kernel is...
by Bobowm
Tue Apr 03, 2018 3:28 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Mint boots into Blackscreen [SOLVED]
Replies: 16
Views: 6369

Re: Mint boots into Blackscreen

how can i copy something either in the recoverymode rootshell or the startupmode commandline and paste it to a textfile so that i can reach it when booting my old mint so that i can post it here? take a picture if you can I'm mostly interested in the report about the gpu enter inxi -G hand type res...
by Bobowm
Tue Apr 03, 2018 2:03 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Mint boots into Blackscreen [SOLVED]
Replies: 16
Views: 6369

Re: Mint boots into Blackscreen

administrollaattori wrote:
Tue Apr 03, 2018 1:28 pm
Fixing the black screen after grub boot-up -> https://community.linuxmint.com/tutorial/view/842
yeah i tried that already but it has no use, i still get the same black screen (that was actually the very first thing i tried)
by Bobowm
Tue Apr 03, 2018 1:06 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Mint boots into Blackscreen [SOLVED]
Replies: 16
Views: 6369

Re: Mint boots into Blackscreen

so i just noticed that service lightdm start will cause the blackscreen as well, thus this IS the problem adressing your request: how can i copy something either in the recoverymode rootshell or the startupmode commandline and paste it to a textfile so that i can reach it when booting my old mint so...
by Bobowm
Tue Apr 03, 2018 11:48 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Mint boots into Blackscreen [SOLVED]
Replies: 16
Views: 6369

Mint boots into Blackscreen [SOLVED]

Hi, I got a question that got asked many times before but none of the suggested solutions works for me. Up until last weekend my 64bit Mint 18 with MATE worked well, but after an update it started booting into the infamous blackscreen with the blinking courser in the top left corner. From what i rea...
by Bobowm
Mon Sep 25, 2017 6:12 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: AMD Catalyst™ 13.1 Proprietary Display Driver
Replies: 5
Views: 347

Re: AMD Catalyst™ 13.1 Proprietary Display Driver

karlchen wrote: In 2014 AMD Catalyst still supported the Ubuntu 14.04 and Mint 17.x releases.
In 2017 AMD Catalyst is known not to support Ubuntu 16.04 and Mint 18.x any longer.
i only notice this now, but i actually use Mint 17.3, so it should work with me :?:
by Bobowm
Mon Sep 25, 2017 5:41 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: AMD Catalyst™ 13.1 Proprietary Display Driver
Replies: 5
Views: 347

Re: AMD Catalyst™ 13.1 Proprietary Display Driver

Thanks for the quick responses. i searched my package mngmnt for AMDGPU and ended up with some ati drivers and installed them (actually it was only one, i think, that depended on some other packages) i use MATE but since i installed the driver i can't boot into my graphical environment anymore. Inst...
by Bobowm
Sun Sep 24, 2017 6:47 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: AMD Catalyst™ 13.1 Proprietary Display Driver
Replies: 5
Views: 347

AMD Catalyst™ 13.1 Proprietary Display Driver

if i use the "official way" i end up with this message: Error: The distribution LinuxMint is not supported Removing temporary directory: fglrx-install.jYR4UU and if i try the "budhus way" i'm stuck here: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done E: Unab...

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