[ubuntu-uk] xserver-xorg

Eamonn Sullivan eamonn.sullivan at gmail.com
Tue Aug 22 14:58:14 BST 2006

On 8/22/06, Keith Bowerman <keith at grumpyface.me.uk> wrote:
> There was an update of the above announced on my machine this morning
> and I dutifully went ahead and downloaded it.  I was running Dapper and
> Linux 2.6.15-26-386.
> On returning home and booting up after lunch I find that I am without a
> desktop.  At present I am using Hoary to send this email.
> I am merely an Ubunbtu user and have no knowledge of the finer workings
> of the command line.
> Perhaps someone can suggest how I can get back to the Dapper desktop.  I
> would be most appreciative.
> Many thanks,

A lot of people are having a similar problem. There was a mistake made
(I believe) in the last batch of updates. Here's a thread with
suggestions on how to fix the problem:


Hope that helps,


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