Myles A. Braithwaite myles at
Sun Jan 7 01:57:14 UTC 2007

It sounds like you are in the safe mode of the kernel. On boot select the normal kernel and it should show you the desktop.

----- Don and/or Mila Trombley <donmila at> wrote:
> I don't know what I did, when I went  and tried to see what BASH  was
> about, and not knowing what command closes BASH, closed down the 
> computer,....and when
> I tried to reboot the following day, and for some time afterwards, The
> system would not allow me to get the desktop. Apparently,
> root@ XyzWeek:/# crops up. I typed in the " OEM "  and my password...
> Then I get Login Incorrect. . . I tried "oem" . . . after a number of
> tries
> comes the following: Login timed out after 60 seconds. Then Ubuntu
> 6.10 
> XyzWeek ttyl ...How do I handle this, so I can continue?
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