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I was trying to uninstall the package cairo-dock. And I think I've uninstalled things I shouldnt. Now My 10.04 only starts in text mode. What should I do to restore my GNOME desktop?

Is there any way to recover it via Live CD?

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Possible duplicate ? - – James Jun 5 '11 at 18:49
Do you really want to recover your machine using a Live CD? The contents are a little outdated, if you've an Internet connection, you should try that instead. – Lekensteyn Jun 5 '11 at 18:53
Its without internet connection. – rogcg Jun 5 '11 at 19:08
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Here's what I would do:

Boot from the LiveCD, and then re-install the system without formatting the the partition so that your /home/* directory is safe.

However, as always, you should have a backup of your data.

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