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Old 04-17-2009, 02:13 AM   #1
pbbhatt
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ubuntu desktop problem...


Hi...

i have installed ubuntu-8.10-desktop-i386, after installation when its ask for user name and password ( i am not using ROOT user), i can't see my desktop...my keyboard getting hangup and mouse is working.....


Kindly give me solution...


Regards,
Pinakin
 
Old 04-17-2009, 02:21 AM   #2
alpha01
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Have you tried switching to a different virtual console.
Code:
crtl-alt-F2
And try starting X manually.
Code:
startx
(If X is able to start, it means that their might be a start up program on what ever desktop environment that your using that is causing the GUI to fail)
 
  


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