Updated now Chrome completely unusable

I ran a system update and now Chrome is completely broken. It loads up but as you mouse around everything moves around or becomes a black square. chrome-wonk

It does this for the entire application, menus and everything, not just the viewer area.

Any ideas?

Do you by any chance use a nvidia gpu? This kind of issue could happen if the nvidia kernel module for the proprietary driver failed to build.

glxinfo | grep vendor will tell you what drivers you’re currently using.

dkms status will show what’s up with your kernel modules.

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@fasulia please take a look at this post.

i have the same problem. my fedora runnig in a virtual machine by vmware workstation

Negative on the Nvidia.

server glx vendor string: SGI
client glx vendor string: Mesa Project and SGI
OpenGL vendor string: VMware, Inc.

Like ewaste Im also running inside vmware workstation.

I just ran dnf update again and now it’s back to good.


for me too… i think the problem was mesa-libGL package