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After kernel update, Lubuntu 12.04 cannot login via GUI and return these error messages:

stopping save kernel messages
stopping system v runlevel compatibility
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When do you get those lines? What happens before? What happens afterward? –  guntbert Jan 15 '13 at 22:24
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These messages are just two Upstart jobs (dmesg and rc) being stopped. It's perfectly OK to see such message during shutdown. Why do you think they are symptoms of errors? –  Andrea Corbellini Jan 15 '13 at 22:26
    
can't you boot into older kernel? –  marinara Jan 16 '13 at 23:54

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My solution: Remove extra kernels.

To remove extra kernels:

  1. Press Ctrl-Alt-F1 for login (first console)

  2. With this command you can see all the kernels: ls /boot/

  3. Remove a kernel with: sudo apt-get remove linux-image-3.0.15-30-generic

    Replace 3.0.15-30 with kernel number you want remove.

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