Hope it's ok to ask questions about Linux mint 13 which is based on ubuntu 12.04. All of a sudden my system boots to tty1 prompt. even in tty prompt I am not able to login. But root can login.
closed as off topic by Florian Diesch, fossfreedom♦ Feb 26 '13 at 23:05
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The problem which makes you boot to tty1, cannot be diagnosed without more information.
Try to gather information about what happens "behind de scenes" during the boot, by looking into the log files stored in
Post the contents of the errors/fails that you find, as these will help grasp the cause of the problem