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comment Can't login after running startx
Also looking at my Xauthority file, it's 0 as it's file size, so it's empty? And also no $DISPLAY ENV set after printenv
Jun
22
comment Can't login after running startx
Just goes to a blank screen
Jun
22
comment Can't login after running startx
Looking in /etc/x11/default-display-manager it is set as /usr/sbin/lightdm
Jun
22
comment Can't login after running startx
I'm the only account if that makes sense, I tried sudo service lightdm start but then it says job is already running
Jun
22
comment Can't login after running startx
Got an error message saying failed to use bus name org.freedesktop.DisplayManager, do you have appropriate permissions?
Jun
22
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accepted Can't login anymore
Feb
23
comment Can't login anymore
Looks like the chaos worked, all working now...thank you
Feb
23
comment Can't login anymore
When using mkdir /tmp it says already exists
Feb
23
asked Can't login anymore
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Mar
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comment Do I have to partition the drive in windows before installing Ubuntu?
also this resource pcworld.com/article/2028388/…
Mar
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comment Do I have to partition the drive in windows before installing Ubuntu?
thanks for the help, though i read this askubuntu.com/questions/206950/12-10-uefi-secure-boot-install which led me to believe that 12.04.2 had they keys for secure boot? am i misinterpreting?
Mar
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comment Do I have to partition the drive in windows before installing Ubuntu?
its ok im using 64bit,so the something else option?
Mar
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asked Do I have to partition the drive in windows before installing Ubuntu?
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comment Installing Ubuntu on a Pre-Installed Windows 8 (64-bit) System (UEFI Supported)
so you didnt create a partition before you installed? the installer took care of that for you?
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