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Failed to load file, won’t boot

I recently got this error when trying to start up Ubuntu 12.10

microcode: failed to load file amd-ucode/microcode_amd.bin

It then starts up put I cant see any of the unity. I can however press ctrl+alt+t and get the command line to get up. How should I solve this?

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marked as duplicate by gertvdijk, hhlp, Eric Carvalho, Eliah Kagan, Jorge Castro Jan 20 '13 at 18:17

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You've already asked this question before: Failed to load file, won't boot I'm voting to close this one marking it as a duplicate. A moderator might want to merge the two questions. Please don't post your questions twice. –  gertvdijk Jan 20 '13 at 15:06
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You can install the missing package and reboot from the command line:

sudo apt-get install amd64-microcode
sudo shutdown -r now
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