Re: No X after upgrade Potato -> Woody
On Thu, 19 Sep 2002, Erik van der Meulen wrote:
> Dear all -
> I have just taken the dive and decided to upgrade (my Dell Latitude Cpi
> 330) to Debian Woody.
> After the process was completed, I was no longer taken into Gnome after
> a boot, but ended at the console login prompt without error messages.
> If I typed 'X' there, I would see error messages of the type:
> > sh: /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/xkb/xkbcomp: No such file or directory
> > Couldn't
> > load XKB keymap, falling back to pre-XKB keymap
> I have looked this up in the list archive and found suggestions to do:
> apt-get install --reinstall xfonts-base
> apt-get install --reinstall xserver-xfree86
> Now if I do 'X' the gray 'fish bown' screen appears with an 'X' cursor,
> but no login. Again, a reboot only gives a console login prompt.
> I would be most pleased with any suggestions how this might be fixed. I
> have searched /var/log/* but did not find any messages that provided
> more insight.
> Thanks a lot.
run dpkg-reconfigure xserver-xfree86.
... don't touch the bang-bang fruit