Boot failes after apt-get upgrade?

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Boot failes after apt-get upgrade?

Postby ben_ben » Sun Mar 24, 2013 6:30 pm

Hello there,

after I ran sudo apt-get -y upgrade or sudo apt-get -y dist-upgrade (I don't remember) my linux does not start up anymore :(

All that happens after I hit on Linux Mint in Grub is that I see a black screen with one '_' at the top left of the screen.

I did also set some environment variables so that I can easily start eclipse from the terminal. Therefore I did add export... lines at the end of the /etc/profile file. But I think that does not influence the booting behaviour - or does it?

Do I have to reinstall? What can be the cause of such a problem? I really did nothing fancy....



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Re: Boot failes after apt-get upgrade?

Postby whatdoyouknooow » Tue Apr 09, 2013 7:51 pm

Hello there!

Did you solve this problem? Same just happen to me on my laptop, boot stucks on Mint logo after apt-get upgrade.


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