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On Ubuntu 11.04 I tried to install the open source drivers for my laptops ATI Mobility Radeon 5470M but I messed that up a bit and lost xserver. Now I've managed to solve that problem with this and by downloading the ATI proprietary drivers and install those manually.

Now, when Ubuntu loads up I get to the login screen but I can't use my mouse or my keyboard (usb keyboard and mouse doesn't work either). If I use the recovery console, then login with that and then run 'startx'. I can login fine (though Unity doesn't show, the graphics seem to be working because it shows the fading animation of libnotify), but I can't type or move my mouse.

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closed as too localized by fossfreedom Jun 22 '12 at 19:52

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Are you still looking for help or did you solve this problem? If you did find an answer please consider adding it below, thanks :) – coversnail Apr 30 '12 at 13:02
I didn't, I did a fresh install :( – jonalmeida Jun 22 '12 at 18:14

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