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fglrx fails to load causing black screen on boot.

I need to recover my Ubuntu (perhaps to the previous 10.10 version).

Is there a way for doing so ?

I mean, perhaps after Ubuntu tried to update, it has place some restore point that we may now use to recover ?

Thanks

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Can you go to a terminal (Ctrl + Alt + F1)?

Then you can uninstall fglrx:

sudo apt-get remove --purge fglrx

Or:

cd /usr/share/ati
sudo sh ./fglrx-uninstall.sh
sudo reboot now

References: 1, 2.

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i've linked up his original question if you want to help there. –  Jorge Castro Apr 29 '11 at 2:07
    
Good idea. Thank you. –  desgua Apr 29 '11 at 2:21
    
when I do sudo sh ./fglrx-uninstall.sh I get: "sh: Can't open ./fglrx-uninstall.sh" - when I do ls inside ati folder, I only see something called amdcccle –  MEM Apr 29 '11 at 2:22
    
Obrigado Jorge Castro. Thank you Desgua. I've google it a little and I've found: ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1602441&page=2 . I've removed the fglrx thing, and I'm now wondering what will happen next. :) –  MEM Apr 29 '11 at 2:40
    
Please update the question (with this comment link) so that I can mark as an answer. :) –  MEM Apr 29 '11 at 3:27
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