Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 179668
System hangs on login
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:22 EST
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Description of problem:
When booting up the system hangs after loging in. The mouse curser will show "thinking" and I can still move the mouse and see a blue background but it never finishes loading into KDE.
If i try to clikc the sessions button on the login screen, the system freezes for a second. and the screen turns black. some text flashes to fast to read it. Then it returns me to the login screen. But I never get a chance to try loging in using gnome instead (to test).
I can ssh into my box just fine. But graphical log and desktop not happening.
What would you say I need to do? Any help would be awesome. I figured I could use yum to reinstall xfree86 or kde... but that says there is nothing new to install...
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.turn on my computer
2.watch it crash and burn
Actual Results: I get the issues as described above
Expected Results: It should login to KDE and display my desktop
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Setting status to "CURRENTRELEASE" FC4.