I updated my Centos 6.3 desktop on 29th Jan using yum updateThis morning it boots all the way to the white loading bar on the nVidia boot screen and hangs I've tried bo... [by Riff]
I solved it!for anyone with the same issue, here's what happened...In the morning, when I installed wireshark, I also updated libgcrypt because of the dependency. looks like the systemd journalling daemon depended on the old version (v11) however. My guess it that's why it hung during shutdown, and that's definatly why it hung during boot.The solution was...1.
I guess something changed recently, although I am not sure what. When my machine boots up it freezes on the "Loading CentOS" with the tri-blue loading bar. I am referring to the text mode loading scvreen before it goes into graphics mode.