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Re: GUI won't start after wheezy upgrade

On 2015-05-02, John Aten <welcome.to.eye.o.rama@gmail.com> wrote:
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> Hi all,
> I am running wheezy on an old Dell Inspiron B130. After updating today, =
> after not having had the machine powered on for a few weeks, Gnome =
> freezes on startup. I have the machine boot to command prompt, I run =
> 'start x' and the gui background comes up, but it hangs there and I =
> can't do anything else. Some component of Gnome must have upgraded, as =
> the wallpaper is different. =20

Wallpapers don't change on a stable system. ;-)

Are you sure you're still running wheezy on that machine? Could you post
the contents of the file /etc/apt/sources.list please?



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