Strange things at start-up
brianmury at alumni.uvic.ca
Mon Feb 6 22:41:06 UTC 2006
On 2/4/06, Antonio Montagnani <anto.montagnani at virgilio.it> wrote:
> >> Antonio Montagnani wrote / ha scritto on /il 04/02/2006 11:24:
> >>> after recent upgrades (I mean latest of yesterday), at start-up before
> >>> the login screen, system freezes and I get an arrow on a grey screen.
> >>> If I hit Ctrl+Alt+Backspace, system starts fine and any user can log
> >>> in the usual screen, but I can see for a short time the no-graphical
> >>> login screen with small characters.
> >>> Furthermore while at boot I have normal characters (I do not any
> >>> graphiccal interface at boot) when I stop the machine characters have
> >>> become small
> >>> Everything was o.k. until this morning when I re-booted the machine
> >>> (no-reboot yesterday after upgrades)
> it seems that installing module-init-tools from updates-testing fixes
> the problem.
I just noticed the same problem today (I hadn't rebooted in a while).
Your fix worked for me also.
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