[CentOS] [SOLVED] blue screen instead of login screen

Louis Lagendijk louis at lagendijk.xs4all.nl
Fri Jan 13 22:48:38 UTC 2012

On Fri, 2012-01-13 at 14:34 -0800, Bart Schaefer wrote:
> On Thu, Jan 12, 2012 at 9:16 PM, Frank Cox <theatre at melvilletheatre.com> wrote:
> > On Thu, 12 Jan 2012 12:56:40 -0600
> >
> > For some reason, the upper left two-thirds of the desktop background is darker
> > than the rest of the desktop background.  It's easier to show than to explain
> > how it looks, so anyone interested can view it here:
> >
> > http://www.melvilletheatre.com/1920x1024screenshot.png
> Looks to me as if a 1024x768 rendering of the background image is
> being layered on top of a rendering of the same image that has been
> scaled up to 1920x1024.  Have you checked whether you can actually
> place icons on the lower and right parts of the screen?  I'm
> speculating that the desktop manager is still operating at 1024x768
> even though the X screen is larger.

I quite recently had something that looked quite similar on my iMac g5
when I had a cable plugged in to the VGA port. he system apparently
overlaid the VGA screen over the screen on the built in LCD. Does the OP
have a second monitor attached to he system?

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