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I installed unity 7 using

bzr lp:unity trunk

and I wanted to try a small hack to get started what I did is that I just modified the sentence that appears in the search box when you open the launcher and I did make and then sudo make install to install the new unity binary in ~/staging/bin then I run unity --replace & to test if the change was applied but since then I am unable to login to my system using my standard user account it gives me System Program Problem please could somebody help me with this?, if I cannot login I will need to reinstall my system. Thanks in advance.

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I managed to solve the problem. In my home directory I found .compiz and .compiz-1 directories I renamed the first one to compiz-old and the second one to .compiz so ubuntu now uses the second one for unity and this solved the problem.

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