I got rid of unity in my Ubuntu 11.10 on a dell mini following the steps as in this post. I had ensured that I installed
gnome-panel before I did this and removed unity from within
When I rebooted, all I have now is the blank scree with some text where my computer is running tests:
It is stuck now at
* Checking battery status... [OK ]
Did I do something horribly wrong? As this is a netbook, I don't have a dvd tray to try and rescue ubuntu.
If this is something horribly wrong, what do you suggest I do? I have access to usb ports and can try a fresh install of say openbox or something via usb if that is possible.
I don't have network access from the grun/root option. So I can't update my nvidia driver as in here