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Re: [trinity-users] Hep me! ksmserver crash

From: Peter Laws <plaws@...>
Date: Wed, 10 Feb 2016 09:12:22 -0600
On Tue, Feb 9, 2016 at 2:11 PM, Peter Laws <plaws@...> wrote:
> On Tue, Feb 9, 2016 at 1:06 PM, Slávek Banko <slavek.banko@...> wrote:
>>
>> I understand correctly that the creation of backtrace is not successful? You
>> can switch to the text console and use gdb from the command line?
>
> Password accepted
> 1/3 progress bar, then "bomb" dialog
> Click backtrace
> Enter password
> Text shows on window in dialog but before I can do anything (like read
> it), the screen goes back then it cycles back to the login
>
> So, if we assume it make a backtrace where would I find it?  If its
> not there, I'm happy to send output of both gdb and lsblk if you will
> kindly send me a command line example.
>
> THANK YOU!


A new fglrx dropped yesterday (ATI video card) and I was hoping that
would get me back up but no joy.


If I wanted to remove TDE and re-install, what would be the best way
of doing that?  I don't see a new LTS release of Ubuntu, else I'd just
go for that.  I like the LTS releases because I'm not interested in
losing a day or 5 of productivity with an upgrade.  Fortunately, this
initially happened late on Friday and I was not at work on Monday, so
I've only actually been out of service for 1 day, but I see no hope of
recovery today.  At some point, I'd rather just re-install ... but ...



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