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Today when I took my netbook out of sleep mode it went to a black screen. On reboot the same thing occurred. When I try Ctrl + Alt + F1 to get to a console, nothing happens. If I boot Ubuntu under an older version from my grub menu it does dump me to a console. If I run startx from the console, the screen goes blank and I can't do anything.

I have an Acer Aspire One 722 on which I made a number of changes to get suspend to work correctly. I finally got it working by installing the new AMD driver amd-driver-installer-catalyst-12.10-x86.x86_64. I attempted to remove this to see if it would help but running sudo sh /usr/share/ati/fglrx-uninstall.sh complained about missing files. Removing /etc/X11/xorg.conf also had no effect.

I also upgraded my kernel using the following packages:

lspci output: http://paste.ubuntu.com/1628282/

I can provide any other information requested. Booting into Windows is working.

I should add I installed some updates prior to suspending the netbook.

Some updates:

Removed Kernel 3.4 booting with

On boot I now see the Ubuntu loading screen with the moving dots at the bottom but once it finishes it goes to tty1. From here I can go to ctrl+alt+F7 where I see the usual list of services being started. If I attempt to run startx it will switch to the aforementioned screen but then hang there not responding to any input.

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Welcome to Ask Ubuntu! Why are you installing a 3.4.0 kernel? That's pretty old and less stable than the 3.2 updated line of kernels with Ubuntu. Anyway, have you tried all the options in My computer boots to a black screen, what options do I have to fix it? –  gertvdijk Feb 9 '13 at 11:27
I just tried that kernerl to see if it would fix my suspend problems I should revert back to 3.2. I have gone through some of them, I am looking at the ones under 3 since it was working fine for a couple weeks. –  spetz Feb 9 '13 at 11:43
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