Lost my GUI in 14.10

Henk Terhell hterhell at chello.nl
Fri Sep 5 08:52:02 UTC 2014

The GUI has gone again after upgrades this week ...


Henk Terhell schreef op 2-9-2014 om 00:28:
> The upgrade received today on Lubuntu 14.10 has fully resolved this 
> problem.
> Nvida-304.123 works OK now.
> My thanks to the dev team.
> Henk
> Henk Terhell schreef op 1-9-2014 om 00:26:
>> After purging driver NVIDIA-304 I got my desktop back with the 
>> default nouveau driver.  However opening Firefox rapidly caused a 
>> screen freeze.
>> The older NVIDIA-173 did the same after installing and rebooting. I 
>> therefore switched back to NVIDIA-304.123 from the list and again no 
>> GUI...
>> So now I know (a) the absence of GUI was caused by the driver and (b) 
>> none of the recommended video drivers for Lubuntu 14.10 beta can be 
>> used on this Geforce 6100 card.
>> For Lubuntu 14.04 (and 14.10 alpha) the recommended NVIDIA-304.117 
>> does not cause any problems.

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