[CentOS] gnome boot problem

Fri Nov 17 14:32:45 UTC 2017
dominic adair-jones <dominic.adairjones at gmail.com>

On Fri, Nov 17, 2017 at 9:14 AM,  <m.roth at 5-cent.us> wrote:
> dominic adair-jones wrote:
>> going to run journalctl this evening when i get in and relay any errors i
>> see.
>> On Thu, Nov 16, 2017 at 6:01 PM, Pete Biggs <pete at biggs.org.uk> wrote:
>>> On Thu, 2017-11-16 at 22:45 +0000, dominic adair-jones wrote:
>>>> Ok that's what I figured Ive narrowed it down to Plymouth but I haven't
>>>> found much info on what the fix is.
>>> No, plymouth is the process that controls the booting process. It is
>>> not the problem. It is doing exactly what it's supposed to be doing -
>>> waiting for a process to finish before going on to its next task. You
>>> should use journalctl to see what task it is waiting on.
>>>>  As of now I can ctl alt f2 and run
>>>> startx to get to a desktop.
>>> What graphics card do you have?
>>>>  When I try to run gui (such as keepnote or
>>>> chromium) from within my vms now tho I get errors.
>>> What errors.
> Please stop top posting.
> It really sounds like a graphics driver error. Have you looked in
> /var/log/Xorg.0.log?
sorry about that first time publicly posting like this. I will check
this evening. I did remove the x0rg drivers and plymouth but didnt
check the logs as it got late.