so i wanted to perform backup and restore my virtual ubuntu system with rsync. Now, i ald backed up the whole system into my usb flash drive. Then, i intentionally destroy my system by deleting the boot folder. Now i need to get to the CLI or terminal from my liveCD image which i ald loaded. But i dont kno how to get into just the CLI. There's only option to install or try ubuntu. I try to follow a tutorial on YT which used Arch Linux, and since i dont have arch linux, i try to practice it on Ubuntu instead.
Boot the liveCD, wait until it gives you the option to install or try Ubuntu, then hit the
<ESC> key twice (escape). It should prompt you that you are leaving the graphical environment.
If that doesn't work, click 'Try Ubuntu', wait for it to boot, and press
The credentials for the liveCD are 'ubuntu' and a blank password.
For the second method, you can return to the graphical environment with