preview and screen blank

Asked by ranger_cole

 I went through all the install steps for eternity screensaver. It is listed as a screensaver with all the rest. When I choose it the preview pane is black and when you click preview it is also black. I am using a Dell optiplex 755 with an ati card. Any suggestions would be appreciated. I am a newbie to Linux. I am using Ubuntu 8.04.

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Garry Parker (parker13) said :


The xorg.conf solution described in the following bug report has been known to fix issues with ATi graphics cards:

Please let me know if this works for you.

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