Can't boot 14.04

Jim jf_byrnes at
Sun Nov 6 22:56:09 UTC 2016

On 11/06/2016 10:08 AM, Liam Proven wrote:
> On 6 November 2016 at 14:16, Jim Byrnes <jf_byrnes at> wrote:
>> Right now I am booted to 12.04 on the same machine.  What do I need to do to
>> fix the problem?
> If you press Ctrl+Alt+F1 on the login screen, do you get a console and
> a login prompt?
> If so, log in there, and then you can try:
> sudo apt install -f
> If you have an internet connection, you can also do:
> sudo apt update
> sudo apt full-upgrade
> Then press Ctrl+Alt+Del to reboot.
> If that doesn't fix things, go to the console again, and try removing
> the nVidia driver. There are a whole flurry of posts of people
> reporting problems with the latest nVidia driver.


I see I never replied to you though I did what you suggested. My 
apologies, I got so involved with trying Ralf's ideas and googling after 
I tried your suggestions,  I did not get back to you.

Regards,  Jim

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