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Old 1st May 2013, 19:27
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Default No Login GUI with Fedora 15 upgrade

In the process of upgrading my Fedora 13 to Fedora 15 my login gui came up missing. I can see the screen info up to
the point it should put the log-in list on the screen.

I am at runlevel 5 (a look at the inittab say 'id:5:initdefault') and 'runlevel' shows N 5.
I've looked for core dumps and full filesystems. (checked df)
I tried 'yum reinstall gnome-shell'
I've even tried all combos CTRL-SHIFT-ALT [F-keys].
Can anyone give me some additional direction as I'm targeting the video card next. But I'd like to find an alternative to this if possible as it may require taking the system down completely and a vid card purchase.

BTW my VGA card is an ATI Radeon.

At the present I can get to my system with a regular terminal over the wan but I cannot use my console.

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