Cannot Log-in to Ubuntu 14.04

Liam Proven lproven at
Thu Jun 26 19:06:09 UTC 2014

On 26 June 2014 21:01,  <mal52 at> wrote:
> Hi Liam
> 14.04 installed at last, looks like video drivers were causing the problem.
> No nvidia drivers installed and Nouveau X Org said my desktop PC was a
> laptop.
> Resolved by loading 13.10 over 14,04 partition on dual boot with win7, then
> loaded 14,04 via Update Manager. It seemed to load OK with on-screen showing
> checking and downloading ticks but when installing section got to "Preparing
> to configure gnome-session-bin it froze.  Rebooted and used safe mode to
> repair but still would not load beyond log-in. Managed to boot in Low Video
> mode (which offset screen to the left!) and downloaded nvidia drivers. , , !

Wow. That is one heck of a difficult, roundabout way of doing it, but
hey, if it worked for you, that's the most important thing.

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