xubuntu 12.10 has stopped boo

Chris Green cl at isbd.net
Sat Mar 30 11:47:37 CET 2013

On Fri, Mar 29, 2013 at 06:24:02PM -0400, Greg Folkert wrote:
> On Fri, 2013-03-29 at 21:01 +0000, Chris Green wrote:
> > I run xubuntu 12.10 and the system has stopped booting, it fails to get
> > to the login screen.  It's not *very* broken because I can still run
> > startx from one of the consoles and it runs the  GUI OK, it's just the
> > login that isn't working.
> [SNIP stuff]
> > Can anyone suggest what might be wrong?
> Its not an XFCE issue. If your machine can;t even get to the Loging
> Screen, it is the Display Manager that is causing you issues or even X.
> Or what ever its called... Plymouth?
OK, so where should I be asking about this?

> Just a guess.
> From the snipped stuff you included, Also it looks like brltty was
> removed or is not running properly... 
That brltty message is there when it boots correctly.

It's all the thunar etc. errors that seem to relate to it not booting
and thunar definitely is part of xfce.

Chris Green

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