evolution frequently shutting down and logging off after blank screen.

Asked by vikram

whenever evolution is started it crashes down violently by closing all other programs and a black screen occurs which is followed by login screen. i am using ubuntu 16.04 LTS and it is up dated as on 22 june 2017 IST.

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actionparsnip (andrew-woodhead666) said :
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What is the output of:

lsb_release -a; uname -a; apt-cache policy evolution

Thanks

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vikram (vikram344) said :
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did not run the script, but it seems to be resolved for now after updating intel graphic drivers for skylake chipset. stock drivers with ubuntu 16.04 were a disaster on skylake but were smooth like wine glass for older chips.
thanks