No GUI after update

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dhanya
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No GUI after update

Postby dhanya » Sat Nov 19, 2011 7:41 am

Hi
I am new to linux.I am dual booting LMDE Xfce with Windows7 in Dell Inspiron n5110.
After installation, updated to update pack3,every thing was working fine . After some restarts LMDE is not giving any GUI. Can login through console ,and nothing happens later. Please help ..

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Gerd50
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Re: No GUI after update

Postby Gerd50 » Sat Nov 19, 2011 12:54 pm

Hi dhanya,

try the following - boot the recovery mode, login to the terminal. In the terminal type

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telinit 5

and hit enter. With some luck you should get your GUI. If so, uninstall and reinstall your graphics driver. If you don't get a GUI
try to un- and reinstall your graphics driver from the recovery mode console.
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