16.04: Graphical login/desktop vanished?

Karl Auer kauer at biplane.com.au
Sun Jul 24 23:29:57 UTC 2016


On Mon, 2016-07-25 at 01:00 +0200, Josef Wolf wrote:
> it looks like there is no attempt to start the lightdm service.

Is lightdm actually the manager you are/were using?

What is lightdm's status?

   sudo systemctl status lightdm

Can you start lightdm manually once booted and logged into a console?

   sudo systemctl start lightdm

I don't run 16.04 yet, so am not sure the above commands are correct
for 16.04. They are correct for 15.10.

Regards, K.

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