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 attached an image of my laptop screen after I upgraded to Ubuntu 12.10 from 12.04. You will notice that all the desktop shows is 3 files. No taskbars or topbars are on the screen. When I start Ubuntu I get an "Internal Error Occurred msg" also.

Any help or advice on how to fix would be greatly appreciated.

share|improve this question
2  
You have not attached anything... –  astex Nov 1 '12 at 20:10
    
"Internal Error Occured msg" nothing more? –  Dr_Bunsen Nov 1 '12 at 20:13
    
There is no image. We cannot help you without more info. Please reattach the image. –  hexafraction Nov 1 '12 at 20:26

1 Answer 1

I had a similar issue and tried some of the tips on reverting to open source graphics due to my old ATI driver on the 12.04.

sudo apt-get remove --purge xorg-driver-fglrx fglrx*
sudo apt-get install --reinstall libgl1-mesa-glx libgl1-mesa-dri fglrx-modaliases
sudo dpkg-reconfigure xserver-xorg
sudo apt-get install --reinstall xserver-xorg-core

Found these commands at this link.

I think there was a message about fglrx-modaliases no longer being supported or missing but it still worked for me. Had to reboot after doing this.

I was able to get the terminal up from a right click option on the desktop.

Hope that helps.

share|improve this answer

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.