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Your graphic driver pgfsys-xetex.def does not support fadings

That's what the following MWE returns:


Some text

I extracted this from my presentation which compiles fine on OSX with MacTeX 2011 (and xelatex). Now on Debian with a fresh net-installed TeXLive 2011, I run into this error.

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closed as too localized by Joseph Wright Jul 7 '12 at 22:21

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There was a bug in beamer v3.18 that may be the cause. Please try downloading beamer from CTAN and testing with that. – Joseph Wright Jun 23 '12 at 16:24
Thanks Joseph, that fixed the one problem! – MP0 Jun 23 '12 at 17:05