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The answer says: /etc/rc.local and not /etc/init.d/rc.local Use Ctrl+Alt+F1 for a terminal. Log in and open /etc/init.d/rc.local: sudo nano /etc/init.d/rc.local Remove this: # Resource file load xrdb ~/.Xresources #End And besides, the line xrdb ~/.Xresources do no not make sense. After that sudo service rc.local restart sudo service lightdm restart ...
Try Puppy Linux. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Puppy_Linux Puppy Linux operating system is a lightweight Linux distribution that focuses on ease of use and minimal memory footprint. The entire system can be run from RAM with current versions generally taking up about 210 MB, allowing the boot medium to be removed after the operating system has started.
Ubuntu is currently planning/developing to use systemd in the future. See following links for info: Vivid will switch to booting with systemd... and Release notes: Boot and service management I am using 14.04. You can use the more native command update-rc.d. Check the man page. Enabling a service with defaults (see man page): sudo update-rc.d foo_service ...
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