Black screen on Ubuntu Server 16.x¶
Due to the specifics of Ubuntu Server 16.x, sometimes after booting the OS, instead of a command line prompt, there is a black screen. In fact, this is not a fatal system malfunction, but a minor annoying Ubuntu bug.
What to do:¶
On a virtual machine:
On a physical server:
Pressing these keys will cause a transition to the second virtual console.