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i've upgraded to ubuntu 10.04 , after reboot it is displaying command prompt,gui is not displaying

sudo update-grub

sudo apt-get install build-essential

sudo apt-get install ubuntu-desktop

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Have you tried to login via tty? What was the result of above commands? – Tachyons Nov 16 '12 at 3:56
First type sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade, re-boot, and try again. – david6 Nov 16 '12 at 7:15

On the command prompt, type startx to see if the gui is displaying again.

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