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MX-17 won't boot up anymore. [solved]

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Re: MX-17 won't boot up anymore.

#21 Postby Mauser » Thu Feb 08, 2018 11:54 am

Everything is on one particain.

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Re: MX-17 won't boot up anymore.

#22 Postby Mauser » Thu Feb 08, 2018 12:00 pm

The way it looks to me is where the login screen is suppose to be there is a black screenwith the flashing cursed instead.

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Re: MX-17 won't boot up anymore.

#23 Postby dolphin_oracle » Thu Feb 08, 2018 12:05 pm

Mauser wrote:The way it looks to me is where the login screen is suppose to be there is a black screenwith the flashing cursed instead.


I'm more worried about why your settings control panel was blank when you were still running. many of those items depend on a home folder, as does the login from the cli prompt. so that's why i wanted to check to see if

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ls -a /home


givesyou anything.
http://www.youtube.com/runwiththedolphin
eeepc 904ha antix 15 32 bit (streaming media player)
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lenovo s21e - antiX-16 MX16(live-usb)

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Re: MX-17 won't boot up anymore.

#24 Postby Mauser » Thu Feb 08, 2018 12:09 pm

dolphin_oracle wrote:
Mauser wrote:The way it looks to me is where the login screen is suppose to be there is a black screenwith the flashing cursed instead.


I'm more worried about why your settings control panel was blank when you were still running. many of those items depend on a home folder, as does the login from the cli prompt. so that's why i wanted to check to see if
Yes, it gives me my username with 2 spaces in between .ecryptfs

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ls -a /home


givesyou anything.

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Re: MX-17 won't boot up anymore.

#25 Postby Mauser » Thu Feb 08, 2018 12:19 pm

I don't know why they call it a smartphone when you can,t type correctly on it. It should be called a Stupid Phone. As for la -a /home returns the following. . .. crippled. .ecryptfs

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Re: MX-17 won't boot up anymore.

#26 Postby dolphin_oracle » Thu Feb 08, 2018 12:22 pm

Mauser wrote:I don't know why they call it a smartphone when you can,t type correctly on it. It should be called a Stupid Phone. As for la -a /home returns the following. . .. crippled. .ecryptfs



so do you have an encrypted home folder?

what is some more of that "crippled" message?
http://www.youtube.com/runwiththedolphin
eeepc 904ha antix 15 32 bit (streaming media player)
acer c720p chromebook - chromeos / MX15-64 (custom snapshot) live USB.
lenovo s21e - antiX-16 MX16(live-usb)

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Re: MX-17 won't boot up anymore.

#27 Postby Mauser » Thu Feb 08, 2018 12:26 pm

dolphin_oracle wrote:
Mauser wrote:I don't know why they call it a smartphone when you can,t type correctly on it. It should be called a Stupid Phone. As for la -a /home returns the following. . .. crippled. .ecryptfs



so do you have an encrypted home folder?

what is some more of that "crippled" message?
Yes, the home folder is encrypted. No other messages.

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Re: MX-17 won't boot up anymore.

#28 Postby dolphin_oracle » Thu Feb 08, 2018 12:31 pm

Ok, I need to research that a little.

one more thing: what is your default language on the system?
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eeepc 904ha antix 15 32 bit (streaming media player)
acer c720p chromebook - chromeos / MX15-64 (custom snapshot) live USB.
lenovo s21e - antiX-16 MX16(live-usb)

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Re: MX-17 won't boot up anymore.

#29 Postby Mauser » Thu Feb 08, 2018 12:42 pm

dolphin_oracle wrote:Ok, I need to research that a little.

one more thing: what is your default language on the system?

Yankee English.

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Re: MX-17 won't boot up anymore.

#30 Postby Mauser » Thu Feb 08, 2018 12:48 pm

Thinking back. Grub is on a seperate particain.


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