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dellboy
July 24th, 2008, 09:47 AM
i updated my verion of ubuntu via the update manger to ubuntu 8.04. it stop when it got to cleaning and restart part so i turned of my computer but now i can not login to uubntu. as soon as i put my username and password in it neaver finds the desktop.

is there away i can find this i can still get in to repir mode.

any help would be Great

i done this update like this before i just i have an old verion of ubuntu on a disk so i used that to instill

thank you

hope i made my self clear

iaculallad
July 24th, 2008, 09:50 AM
i updated my verion of ubuntu via the update manger to ubuntu 8.04. it stop when it got to cleaning and restart part so i turned of my computer but now i can not login to uubntu. as soon as i put my username and password in it neaver finds the desktop.

is there away i can find this i can still get in to repir mode.

any help would be Great

i done this update like this before i just i have an old verion of ubuntu on a disk so i used that to instill

thank you

hope i made my self clear

Try to boot using recovery mode:


sudo apt-get install -f
sudo dpkg --configure -a
sudo xfix
startx

One-command-at-a-time

dellboy
July 24th, 2008, 10:38 AM
no luck still not working :(