Why are the textbased consoles (as normally available from ALT+F1 upto ALT+F6) unavailable when the NVIDIA driver has an issue?
I have already had a lot of issues with the proprietary NVIDIA drivers (most often after upgrade of the driver or the kernel) , they are very cumbersome to resolve, especially because most of the time ...
I recently installed nvidia's cuda toolkit in ubuntu 12.04. After restarting the computer, it stays in console mode. When I run sudo service lightdm restart, it gets stuck mid execution and the ...
First, I tried installing Ubuntu Server 11.04 on an older PC of mine in order to make it a file/ftp and web server. The installation went fine, but when I tried booting I only got a bunch of white ...