How to recover from a display driver problem

Karl Auer kauer at
Sun Apr 10 18:47:57 UTC 2016

On Mon, 2016-04-11 at 04:39 +1000, Karl Auer wrote:
> Try rebooting into the advanced recovery options again and selecting
> "enable networking". That is actually "enable network, check
> filesystems, remount everything read/write and then give me a root
> shell" so it's pretty much exactly what you want.

Sorry, I was working from memory; that's the way it used to work. I
just checked in a virtual and it's two steps now. First "enable
networking" then "drop to a root shell".

The result is the same - network running, filesystem checked,
everything mounted r/w and a root shell.

Regards, K.

Karl Auer (kauer at

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