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After install Ubuntu server 11.10, My server doesn't show login screen. At first i can see a purple screen after that my screen go to black and cursor not blink

Please tell me how I can go to login screen?

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This is text boot upic.me/i/z0/ubuntu-printscreen2.png –  Beer Mar 26 '12 at 10:59

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Press Alt+F1 or Ctrl+Alt+F1 to switch to tty1. There you can log in. I don't know if this is a bug or a new feature. But my precise server does the same.

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