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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 ?


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

Then you can uninstall fglrx:

sudo apt-get remove --purge fglrx


cd /usr/share/ati
sudo 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 ./ I get: "sh: Can't open ./" - 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: . 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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