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    Re: I am so screwed....

    Does that old rule apply still about when installing a 2nd drive it should be at least the same mfg as the 1st drive? I have a WD Sata 3.0 and thinking of buying anything but a WD...
    thxs
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    Re: I am so screwed....

    I think its a crapshoot w/any HDD you buy...reading reviews on Newegg, it seems all drives have issues.....some more than others...
    ready to roll the dice...
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    Re: I am so screwed....

    I am looking on Newegg and see a SG 1.5tb drive for 79 bucks but these huge drives are a pain. When my WD started to go, I ran a 3rd party disc check and after 8hrs, it barely covered 25%. I guess...
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    I am so screwed....

    First my barely 2yr old internal WD Sata backup drive quits on me..not a problem as my external WD hdd is the backup to the backup. Now w/o ANY warning at all my external hdd is giving me the click...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Error trying to scan

    Try seeing if you have permission set....

    Administration/User Groups/Manage Groups/

    add saned if not listed

    good luck

    darco
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    [ubuntu] Re: Installing Nvidia driver 256.35

    I added the ppa and it handled everything for me....

    http://ubuntuforums.org/showpost.php?p=9417716&postcount=1306
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    Re: nVidia latest Drivers - How to install - (180.xx - 185.xx - 190.xx)

    thxs...this worked perfectly on .21....
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    [ubuntu] Re: AWLL6075 installation problem

    Thanks this worked for me too..except I had too upgrade to the .34 kernel and dmesg reports the device is found..
    How do I disable the previous wl driver (iwl3945)?

    thxs
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    [ubuntu] Re: Running Magic jack!!!

    Question: I need a data jack only to upload information from a hand held scanner that my company requires me to do each nite.
    With MJ, I am assuming I would just plug in the phone line from the...
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    Re: is penumbra too scary ?

    Never played this game but I remember playing Doom3 purposely in the dark and it was way funner!
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    [SOLVED] Re: hosed grub2

    ok, I fixed it myself...I deleted the second core.img and now know to mount sda2 not sda4!

    Grub 2 is installed in the boot sector of sda4 and
    looks at sector 554882835 of...
  12. Thread: hosed grub2

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    [SOLVED] hosed grub2

    dont ask how.... :)


    Anyways I was getting the sh:<grub error message on boot up.
    Also I disconnected my second hdd because it has its own grub menu...

    I chrooted from a livecd and mounted...
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    Re: Which kernel to use in lucid?

    I want to uninstall 32.14 but its also wants to uninstall the nouveua backport modules. I am using Nouveau so will this cause a problem? I just updated to the 32.18 kernel and its boots up fine.
    ...
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    Re: What were you doing on New Year's Eve 2000?

    Working at my Companys helpdesk in California...I remember that when it hit midnite in the USSR and no Russian ballistic missiles were launched, I knew then it would be a peaceful nite :)
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    Re: Lucid Lynx, I love you!

    I'm loving the new theme!..Purple rocks!......Plymouth and Nouveau looking good too! Other than a few quirks (login, hit enter to complete boot, memory issue;possibly ureadahead related, usb transfer...
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    Re: Nouveau General Discussion

    I went ahead and reformatted my A2 and installed A3. I was previously running the .33 kernel but wanted a clean install to try out Nouveau. So far no issues except my Conky script can no longer grabs...
  17. Thread: grub2 upgrade

    by darco
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    [SOLVED] Re: grub2 upgrade

    Thanks xebian....I d/l the LL A2 livecd and from there I reinstalled grub and now I have grub2 1.98 on my Mint pc. It was only for the thrill.... ;)



    Whys that if I updated it? .....
  18. Thread: grub2 upgrade

    by darco
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    [SOLVED] Re: grub2 upgrade

    on my Mint partition...sda4....sdb2 already has 1.98 (lucid)
  19. Thread: grub2 upgrade

    by darco
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    [SOLVED] Re: grub2 upgrade

    Everything boots fine....its just that I installed 1.98 but on reboot the menu still shows 1.97 beta
  20. Thread: grub2 upgrade

    by darco
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    [SOLVED] Re: grub2 upgrade

    new bootscript


    ============================= Boot Info Summary: ==============================

    => Grub 2 is installed in the MBR of /dev/sda and looks on the same drive in
    partition #4...
  21. Thread: grub2 upgrade

    by darco
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    [SOLVED] Re: grub2 upgrade

    My system boots up fine. It just shows Grub 1.97 beta 4 instead of the 1.98 version I installed. I dont know why the bootscript says no mbr installed
  22. Thread: grub2 upgrade

    by darco
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    [SOLVED] Re: grub2 upgrade

    Thats how it was a while back. I disconnected sda and installed Lucid to sdb, later after plugging back sda, Lucid Grub took over and was the primary menu but I didnt want that since Lucid was in...
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    by darco
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    [SOLVED] Re: grub2 upgrade

    Thats what I did already and that is where the problem is, it installed 1.97.
    thxs
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    by darco
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    [SOLVED] Re: grub2 upgrade

    Yup, thats it. I used the LM Livecd....WHat can I do at this point?


    ============================= Boot Info Summary: ==============================

    => No known boot loader is installed in...
  25. Thread: grub2 upgrade

    by darco
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    [SOLVED] Re: grub2 upgrade

    well at this point should I assume I AM running 1.98? If so, Ill take care of the boot screen later.
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