Skip to main content
Welcome guest. | Register | Login | Post

problem stuck in terminal screen during booting

3 replies [Last post]
Offline
Joined: 2006-11-20

EAX is 0x5f04
calling INT 0x15
I got this message when i startup my ubuntu. How do I get to my desktop? need help asap!
i get a black screen and i can add my login id and password. but i dont know the phrase to get out of it and i am checking google and ubuntu support for help.

free-zombie's picture
Offline
Joined: 2006-03-08
try sudo /etc/init.d/gdm

try
sudo /etc/init.d/gdm restart

(this will almost only work as such on Ubuntu and certain configurations of debian and gentoo)

Offline
Joined: 2006-11-20
ok

went into ctrl alt f1 and did it. now i logged in, i have a blank screen with a white box in the upper left corner. i dont have my desktop viewable, but using sudo ls my files are still intact

Offline
Joined: 2006-11-20
i got in but after a really long time

it says there was an error starting gnome settings daemon

Comment viewing options

Select your preferred way to display the comments and click "Save settings" to activate your changes.