Help, no gui or desktop after upgrade from 16.04 to 18.04
 

Help, no gui or desktop after upgrade from 16.04 to 18.04

 
I just upgraded from 16.04 to 18.04, cannot get a desktop or gui, cannot access home directory.

Upon rebooting I entered my password to decrypt my home directory, then I am logged in at the terminal in my home directory. The only thing in my home directory is:
Access-Your-Private-Data.desktop README.txt .cache .ecryptfs .Private README.txt

I am unable to start xserver, it resulted in various errors and does not start.

I also cannot update, running sudo apt update returns errors:
Err:1 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu bionic InRelease Could not resolve ‘us.archive.ubuntu.com’
Err:2 http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu bionic InRelease Could not resolve ‘us.archive.canonical.com’
Err:3 http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu bionic-updates Inrelease Could not resolve ‘us.archive.ubuntu.com’
Err:4 http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu bionic-backports InRelease Could not resolve ‘us.archive.ubuntu.com’
Err:5 http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu bionic-security InRelease Could not resolve ‘us.archive.ubuntu.com’

Then it says: 4 packaged can be upgraded: Some index files failed to download. They have been ignored or old ones used instead.
apt list –upgradeable Listing… Done

gnome-session-bin/bionic-updates 3.28.1-0ubuntu3 amd64 [upgradable from: 3.18.1.2-1ubuntu1.16.04.21
gnome-session-common/bionic-updates,bionic-updates 3.28.1-0ubuntu3 all [upgradable fro: 3.18.1.2-1ubuntu1.16.04.21
qtchooser/bionic 64-ga1b6736-5 amd64 [upgradable from: 52-gae5eeef-2build1~gcc5.2]
ubuntu-sesson/bionic-updates 3.28.1-0ubuntu3 all [upgradable from: 3.18.1.2-1ubuntu1.16.04.21

Is it unable to update because my home directory is encrypted/locked in some way? I’m not sure how to update those from the terminal yet, or if that’s even the next step.. Pretty far out of my knowledge zone here, thank you for any help in advance!

 

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