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Program Crash on Launch blender 2.83.0 linux
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Google Pixelbook i7 16 GB
Operating System: Debian GNU/Linux 10 (buster)

 Kernel: Linux 4.19.113-08528-g5803a1c7e9f9
Architecture: x86-64

Graphics card: Intel HD Graphics 615

Broken: Crash on launch
Worked: blender-2.82a-linux64

Short description of error
application window appears with completely black screen. Splash screen never appears.

Exact steps for others to reproduce the error
launch ./blender from terminal .

launching ./blender-softwaregl from terminal allows blender 2.82a-linux to launch, however performance drops exponentially.

Event Timeline

Please run this and upload the system info file.

./blender --python-expr "import bpy; bpy.ops.wm.sysinfo(filepath=r'./blender_system_info.txt')"

This is most probably same as T77651: ChromeOS: Black screen/window on startup: .
They're using Chromebook.

Thanks for the prompt response. And yes, the behavior is the same issue reported in the Chromebook bug thread.

So can you update the mesa drivers to 20.x ?