Boot problem

kyan ecw.technoid.dweeb at gmail.com
Sun Jul 24 05:27:24 UTC 2011


Thanks. No, it does not boot properly. It seems to be a problem with gdm, so
I'm reinstalling. :-P Thanks for the good wishes! :-)

On 24 July 2011 01:24, Goh Lip <g.lip at gmx.com> wrote:

> On 07/24/2011 01:12 PM, kyan wrote:
>
>> By backlight I mean the screen was not entirely dark, but had its
>> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/**Backlight<http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Backlight>backlight enabled. There was no
>> cursor visible. I worked with someone on IRC:
>> http://irclogs.ubuntu.com/**2011/07/23/%23ubuntu.txt<http://irclogs.ubuntu.com/2011/07/23/%23ubuntu.txt>and decided to back
>> up my settings, erase the system, and restore them. I tried reinstalling
>> various packages to fix the issue but was not successful.
>>
>
>
> Okay, thanks for the explanation. Try "nomodeset" then (per my last
> message) and let us know if it boots okay. If it boots okay, resolve with
> video driver/settings.
>
> If it's video settings, and you need further help, others may have to come
> in to help (I am not good in this). If you're on hdmi, and let others know
> if that is the case.
>
> Good luck - Goh Lip
>
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