login window disapears after sys update

oxy oxyopes at googlemail.com
Mon Apr 2 14:32:19 UTC 2012

well, I can ssh to the system and work on it. So I dont need to
boot in rescue mode. I just need to fix this login/window manager.

I must have happened to sbody else since I have a standard
ubuntu installation (12.04) and ran a standard sys update.


On 4/1/12, Ric Moore <wayward4now at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 04/01/2012 03:39 AM, oxy wrote:
>> Hi
>> I ve just done a sys-update in my Ubuntu 12.04 64Bit,
>> installed a week ago and pretty standard. The update
>> manager required a reboot, I did it and now I cannot
>> get the login window anymore! :-/
>> Just a blank window, no reaction to Ctr-Alt-F1 and so on.
>> I can ssh login to the system and work on it remotely.
>> Any help to get this login window again?
> If you have your install CD just boot into rescue mode. Then sort out
> the problem. Ric
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