After installing Ubuntu 11.10 on a new computer everything worked fine for a few weeks and now suddenly when starting up Ubuntu I get a blank purple screen with no "Ubuntu" splash and the 5 dots but ...
Why is Ubuntu sticking with Plymouth despite the fact that it doesn't work with proprietary drivers?
I know the background, just want to know why such decision by Canonical.
After installing nvidia propietary drivers, splash screen shows nothing but a thick bar on top of screen and everything black. It is the same color that splash screen is. Enabling Nvidia driver ...
After installing the proprietary NVIDIA driver, my boot splash is very large and stretched. Any fix?
I know there have been solutions for previous versions of Ubuntu, but what is the best way to go about it now? As an aside, if I have it disabled the splash is fine, but before the login manager ...