gutsy no longer booting into gnome
rich at aphroneo.net
Tue Apr 15 01:49:02 UTC 2008
Donald Raikes wrote:
> when I tried
> sudo invoke-rc.d gdm start
> I got a message saying that /etc/init.d/gdm was not found
> I pasted the output of my Xorg.0.log file to:
> On Mon, 2008-04-14 at 17:10 -0700, Rich Rudnick wrote:
>> Jamie Dobbs wrote:
>>> Can you provide us with the output of the runlevel command?
>>> On 4/15/08, *Donald Raikes* <don at draikes.com <mailto:don at draikes.com>>
>>> I installed gutsy onto my harddrive on Saturday. As of mid morning
>>> today, when I rebooted my computer, gutsy booted into the console rather
>>> than the graphical interface.
>>> I have no idea why or what has changed, but I would like to get the
>>> system back to bootin into the graphical interface.
>> Runlevels have no effect on X in ubuntu/debian, gdm is started in levels
>> Try typing sudo invoke-rc.d gdm start on the command line. If the gui
>> doesn't start up, provide a copy of /var/log/Xorg.0.log .
>> You can install pastebinit , and type cat /var/log/Xorg.0.log |
>> pastebinit . After a few seconds, you will get back a url of a webpage
>> to which it was pasted.
sudo apt-get install gdm . Very strange that you lost it.
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