Unable to log in but only with gnome safe default

Asked by V.Govindan on 2008-05-04

When I log in with my user name ID and Password, desktop doesnot open but with a blank white screen unresponsive. But if I change session to Safe Gnome it opens the desk top correctly but informing problem in start up script.
V.Govindan.

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Ubuntu deskbar-applet Edit question
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Solved by:
Bhavani Shankar
Solved:
2008-06-03
Last query:
2008-06-03
Last reply:
2008-05-04
Best Bhavani Shankar (bhavi) said : #1

Hello

I'm assuming you are getting to a login prompt.
The easiest way to fix this (In my opinion)

1. Login
2. sudo dpkg-reconfigure xserver-xorg
3. type your password
4. Follow the prompts....the defaults should get you up and running

Let me know how it goes:)

Bhavani Shankar.

V.Govindan (vgovindan1937) said : #2

Thanks Bhavani Shankar, that solved my question.