Login screen issue.
#1
Hi fellas,

I've had KDE installed via eMMC for a few months now. I hadn't fired it up in awhile. Now at the login screen, when I enter my password and hit ENTER or the click on the LOGIN button, nothing happens.

Any ideas on how to fix this, and can I even get to a terminal to work some magic on the backend?
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#2
(07-07-2020, 08:40 AM)LinuXchoicE Wrote: Any ideas on how to fix this, and can I even get to a terminal to work some magic on the backend?

Yes, you should be able to. Use Ctrl + Alt + F(2-7) to get to a TTY, where you can login and work through the terminal. You should be able to look at any system messages to see why KDE isn't loading, too.
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(07-07-2020, 08:54 AM)tophneal Wrote:
(07-07-2020, 08:40 AM)LinuXchoicE Wrote: Any ideas on how to fix this, and can I even get to a terminal to work some magic on the backend?

Yes, you should be able to. Use Ctrl + Alt + F(2-7) to get to a TTY, where you can login and work through the terminal. You should be able to look at any system messages to see why KDE isn't loading, too.
Thanks!   Ctrl + Alt + F3 got me to a terminal.  Now for the fun stuff!
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