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I have a Dell Latitude C400 and I installed Xubuntu 11.10 for it to work (Windows XP too slow) and when I run it, it's marked with a Xubuntu wallpaper and all, the bar that advance and after that it can not run the office and it makes me a black screen and this is the last output I see:

* PulseAudio configured for per-user sessions
saned disabled; edit / default / saned
* Stopping anac (h) ronistic cron [OK]
* Checking battery state. . . [OK]

How to solve this problem?


(Sorry, I used Google translation for translate this message from French.)

Bonjour, j'ai un Dell Latitude C400 et j'ai installé un Xubuntu 11.10 pour le faire marcher (Windows XP trop lent) et quand je le lance, il y a marqué Xubuntu avec un fond d'écran et tout, la barre qui avance et après, ça n'arrive pas à lancer le bureau et ça me met un écran noir avec marqué : [ OK ] * PulseAudio configured for per-user sessions saned disabled; edit /default/saned * Stopping anac (h)ronistic cron [ OK ] * Checking battery state. . . [ OK ] Comment faire pour résoudre ce problème ou comment lancer le bureau, merci de m'aider. Antauf

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I have 3 Dell C400s. I'm writing this on one. Because of the Intel video it needs a change to Grub. See http://www.insidesocal.com/click/2010/02/intel-82830-cgc-830m-graphics.html#comment-5079383

(If it is not heresy here, on "Ask Ubuntu", Crunchbang Linux (based on Debian Squeeze) works out-of-the-box without any change to Grub )

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Whilst this may theoretically answer the question, it would be preferable to include the essential parts of the answer here, and provide the link for reference. –  fossfreedom Feb 27 '12 at 11:38

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