I stupidly deleted my home folder in Natty. It's still in the trash but I cant get there to undo. Any help will be greatly appreciated. Searching I couldn't find any solutions because I don't think anybody else did that yet. I can only use the command line at this stage, and I'm noob at that.
It does not need to use Live CD, simply do a
I got the same three problems
1st screen: could not update ICEauthority File/home/user//.ICEauthority.
It's possible that you were using a graphical application running as root that has updated your ICE Authority file with root permissions.
Try the following in a terminal session:
I tried this I was able to get out of this issue.
2nd screen: There is a problem with the configuration server (usr/lib/libconf2-4/gconfig-sanity-check-2exited with status 256) nautilus could not create the following required folders:/home/user/desctop/home/user/nautilus
Try executing this in terminal:
I hope this may solve the issue. I haven't tried this.
Did you try the bootable CD? Rinzwind is correct. One way of doing this is by using a live CD. Boot the OS, mount the disk, and navigate via Nautilaus or a terminal to /media//user/.local/share/Trash Locate your data and move it back.