Upon login, I get the following message:
GNOME 3 Failed to Load
Unfortunately GNOME 3 failed to start properly and started in the fallback mode.
This most likely means your system (graphics hardware or driver) is not capable of delivering the full GNOME 3 experience.
Here's some more information:
$ grep EE /var/log/Xorg.0.log [ 2.866] (EE) FBDEV(0): FBIOPUTCMAP: Invalid argument
(the error message actually shows some tens of times).
$ sudo lspci -vk|grep -A 10 VGA 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation Device 041e (rev 06) (prog-if 00 [VGA controller]) Subsystem: ASUSTeK Computer Inc. Device 8534 Flags: bus master, fast devsel, latency 0, IRQ 45 Memory at f7800000 (64-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=4M] Memory at e0000000 (64-bit, prefetchable) [size=256M] I/O ports at f000 [size=64] Expansion ROM at <unassigned> [disabled] Capabilities:  MSI: Enable+ Count=1/1 Maskable- 64bit- Capabilities: [d0] Power Management version 2 Capabilities: [a4] PCI Advanced Features Kernel driver in use: i915 $ uname -a Linux orestis 3.10-0.bpo.3-amd64 #1 SMP Debian 3.10.11-1~bpo70+1 (2013-09-24) x86_64 GNU/Linux
I seem to have all required packages installed (