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I changed my ubuntu user password using:

$ sudo passwd

now when I reboot and login using the new password, following warning is displayed:

Signature not found in user keyring
perhaps try the interactive 'ecrypt-mount-private'

Also

$ ls command 

shows only these 2 dir: Access-your-private-data.desktop and README.txt

I tried to start the graphical interface using:

$ startx

but recieved the following error:

timeout in accessing locking authority file /home/my_username(aman)/.Xauthority

I remember my old and new passwords but forgot the passphrase, so retrieved it using:

$ ecryptfs-unwrap-passphrase /home/aman/.ecryptfs/wrapped-passphrase

After this I'm not able to make out how to proceed and login to my home foler in graphical interface.

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I think this belongs on Ask Ubuntu. Flagged it to ask the moderators for migration. –  S.L. Barth Jun 19 '13 at 13:05
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