Take the 2-minute tour ×
Ask Ubuntu is a question and answer site for Ubuntu users and developers. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I have just installed the gnome-shell on my ubuntu 12.04. When I login I get this error:

GLib-GIO-ERROR: **: Settings schema 'gnome.org.desktop.a11y.magnifier'
does not contain a key named 'invert-lightness'

Does anyone know how to fix this? Because of this error the gnome-shell doesn't start at all!

When I installed it I followed these instructions: http://www.filiwiese.com/installing-gnome-on-ubuntu-12-04-precise-pangolin/

share|improve this question
add comment

2 Answers

Try adding it manually:

gsettings set gnome.org.desktop.a11y.magnifier invert-lightness false

And report back for further errors.

share|improve this answer
add comment

I had the same problem. What solved the problem was to reinstall the gsettings schemas:

sudo apt-get install gsettings-desktop-schemas
share|improve this answer
add comment

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.