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After system upgrade to 13.10 there is no GUI at startup. I can login successfully and startx or start lightdm, but it should be done automatically. I tried following these instructions and did:

  • cat /etc/X11/default-display-manager (output: /usr/sbin/lightdm)
  • sudo dpkg-reconfigure lightdm
  • gedit /etc/init/lightdm.conf and before command exec lightdm added sleep 5

Nothing seems to help the situation. How can I fix or debug this?

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Appreciate it, Olli! How can I thank you? –  user184566 Mar 11 at 7:23
    
Have you tried to purge lightdm and then reinstall it? –  CameronNemo Jun 3 at 1:54

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