[PLUG] X doesnt work in 11.04 ubuntu.

Ameet Gholap amitrgholap at gmail.com
Fri Apr 29 09:30:01 PDT 2011


On 29 April 2011 11:46, Gaurav Pant <gauravggs at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi
>
> On Fri, Apr 29, 2011 at 8:07 AM, Ameet Gholap <amitrgholap at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hi All,
>>
>> 10.10 to 11.04 upgrade messed up my system. X doesnt start.
>> Only the net connection works. I have found a workaround!
>>
>> Provide default key-ring during starting. GUI not seen. Only mouse
>> pointer and blank screen.
>> Now press power. Ubuntu asks for shutdown, restart etc Help and Cancel
>> buttons available.
>> Click Help to launch help and cancel to abort shutdown.
>> Now from that help window, use menus to ask for "Online Help".
>> FF launches.
>>
>> Using that firefox, I am now mailing asking for help.
>>
>> How can I repair my system?
>>
>> Thanks.
>
> What all you have told it seems you X is starting properly, its
> something to do with the settings of your window manager.
> You can try removing xinitrc and other files related to the window
> manager from you home directory so that you system can create a fresh
> one for the upgrade.
>
> Hope this helps.
>
> --dexter


What all files of windows manager do I need to remove / delete or say
rename as backup?



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