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Does anybody else have this? It started today, with among other webpages. It shows the page loading, and after it is done the whole page goes black.

I can interact with the links and text on the page (e.g. really wanted to read a page so I Ctrl+A and copy/pasted it in gedit).

I think it started just after I updated with the package manager, but I didn't look if chrome-stable had an update (flash did though).

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Have you tried a different browser? – Mitch Apr 10 '13 at 19:14
@Mitch it happens randomly. Now I'm using Chrome to write this. – Silviu Apr 10 '13 at 19:16
Do you have webGL enabled, and what plugins/addons do you have? – w4etwetewtwet Apr 10 '13 at 19:17
@handuel I haven't had any changes to Chrome ever since I reinstalled Ubunt 12.04 about a month ago. And I checked in chrome://flags and it's enabled – Silviu Apr 10 '13 at 19:23
@Silviu This may sound odd, but try disabling it temporally by running this from the terminal: chrome --blacklist-webgl --blacklist-accelerated-compositing --disable-3d-apis --disable-webgl this will only apply these changes for a single run, but see if that fixes it. – w4etwetewtwet Apr 10 '13 at 19:27

On Ubuntu 12.10, this worked:

chromium-browser --blacklist-accelerated-compositing
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