I kill Kubuntu! Help!

Knapp magick.crow at gmail.com
Sat May 22 08:41:59 UTC 2010

On Sat, May 22, 2010 at 9:48 AM, Goh Lip <g.lip at gmx.com> wrote:
> On Sat, 22 May 2010 07:59:46 +0200
> Knapp <magick.crow at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I was attempting to compile VLC and it requires a LOT of libs. I am
>> sure I deleted or replaced something important.
>> Now my system  gets to the Kubuntu booting screen and the ants stop
>> crawling. ctrl alt f1 will not give a command line but ctrl alt del
>> will reboot.
>> How do I get my system back? How do I restore the old libs?
> Boot on recovery mode,
> select "root shell with network'
> apt-get install --reinstall kubuntu-desktop
> apt-get -f install
> dpkg --configure -a
> apt-get update
> apt-get upgrade
> reboot
> Hope this helps.
> Regards - Goh Lip

That did it! Thanks. The main problem is that the escape key does not
work but is replaced by holding down shift but the rest of this was
important to because it now works just fine.

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