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Old 08-11-2013, 01:24 PM   #1
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Kubuntu installation

Greetings,as I am new to this os, I have a question lol I have tried ubuntu and I liked it but I was informed that Kubuntu is more similar to windows 7 which i have.I tried to install Kubuntu with wubi it install all right but when I went to reboot,all that came up was a blank screen(bluish/grey with a cog(wheel)in the center of the screen.Any advice is always appreciated.Thanks
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It sounds like the gdm3 greeter is not launching for some reason. Try this to at least get into gnome, and then work from there:


for a terminal.

Log in with you user name and password. Type:

ps aux | grep gdm | awk '{print $2}' | xargs sudo kill $1

Then type:


and it should work. Then, you have to further research the problem. I haven't been able to find a solution for the problem I think you're having.
Old 08-12-2013, 09:09 AM   #3
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Greetings,thanx for the advise Awesome,will give it a shot and get back.


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