Black Screen With Only Mouse Pointer After logging Into OEL5 (Doc ID 1487409.1)

Last updated on MARCH 14, 2017

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.0 to Oracle Linux 5.8 [Release OL5 to OL5U8]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

After logging into the Oracle Linux Gnome, only a mouse pointer is displayed on screen and other parts are all black.
This issue happened only on user "oracle", the other users works fine.

Cause

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