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  1. Thread: wifi

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    [ubuntu] Re: wifi

    ok i have been on there aswell but as i have ubuntu just thought ill see if anyone knows on here ive sorted my wifi working that card works out the box just need help with madwifi with it but ill...
  2. Thread: wifi

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    [ubuntu] wifi

    i have ubuntu & vista daul-boot on my laptop ive sorted out setting up my wifi on ubuntu i have a atheros ar5007 (ar424x) with madwifi-ng when i reinstalled ubuntu my wifi card was working on its own...
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    [ubuntu] Re: recovery discs

    yes there would be 1 somewhere in vista i think thanks ill have to look and that would backup the daul-boot aswell then thanks
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    [ubuntu] recovery discs

    is there a way to make some recovery discs for a vista & ubuntu daul-boot to recover the whole laptop still with daul-boot on it
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    [ubuntu] Re: grub boot-problem

    i get to stage 2 i think it said but ive just got vista & ubuntu installed again & gave 150gb to ubuntu & 80gb to vista im putting backtrack on usb to boot into aswell i did not want vista on my...
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    [ubuntu] Re: grub boot-problem

    still no joy if i press esc that gives me my bios settings i just dont know what to do
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    [ubuntu] Re: grub boot-problem

    thanks ill have a look now but esc is to get up my boot order and stuff ill let you know if it worked when i read them links thanks
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    [ubuntu] Re: grub boot-problem

    no when i try to boot it says Grub loading error 21 and thats all that happens
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    [ubuntu] Re: grub boot-problem

    ill reboot now but like i said when i had vista installed and put ubuntu on it worked fine i tryed to put ubuntu on its own got the same msg so i had to put some vista disks on first then ubuntu...
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    [ubuntu] Re: grub boot-problem

    yes it is mounted when i go into there now but do i need to mount sda1 linux mint now as that is not mounted
    or what do i do next

    i can get up my menu.lst (disk) - gedit now aswell
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    [ubuntu] Re: grub boot-problem

    ubuntu@ubuntu:~$ sudo mkdir /media/disk
    ubuntu@ubuntu:~$ sudo mount -t ext3 /dev/sda5 /media/disk
    ubuntu@ubuntu:~$ cat /media/disk/boot/grub/menu.lst
    # menu.lst - See: grub(8), info grub,...
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    [ubuntu] Re: grub boot-problem

    Disk /dev/sda: 250.0 GB, 250059350016 bytes
    255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 30401 cylinders
    Units = cylinders of 16065 * 512 = 8225280 bytes
    Disk identifier: 0xb034d7e6

    Device Boot Start ...
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    [ubuntu] Re: grub boot-problem

    that is blank and the command is blank aswell
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    [ubuntu] Re: grub boot-problem

    yes i do have supergrub disc put it on usb booted off it and not helping

    the only way i could get round this b4 was installing my girlfriends vista discs off acer i have hp then ubuntu again like...
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    [ubuntu] grub boot-problem

    please help ive installed linux mint where sda1 was (vista) & now i can not boot again getting msg error 21 grub loading ive tryed adding bootloader to sda0.0 and to the main drive sda but just...
  16. Thread: grub

    by davewickett
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    [ubuntu] Re: grub

    please help ive installed linux mint where sda1 was (vista) & now i can not boot again getting msg error 21 grub loading ive tryed adding bootloader to what you said and to the main drive but just...
  17. Thread: grub

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    [ubuntu] Re: grub

    could i just install a other os linux like linux mint or fedora from disc & when i get to partitions just put it on where vista is & make a swap partition aswell, will it show up on the grub then...
  18. Thread: grub

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    [ubuntu] Re: grub

    ok i installed ubuntu to the hole drive & was getting error 21 grub not loading so i had to install vista then install ubuntu & i want i want to know if i can get rid of vista & put a other linux on...
  19. Thread: grub

    by davewickett
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    [ubuntu] Re: grub

    done what you said

    grub> root (hd0,0)

    grub> setup (hd0)
    Checking if "/boot/grub/stage1" exists... yes
    Checking if "/boot/grub/stage2" exists... yes
    Checking if "/boot/grub/e2fs_stage1_5"...
  20. Thread: grub

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    [ubuntu] Re: grub

    ok done that here it is


    # menu.lst - See: grub(8), info grub, update-grub(8)
    # grub-install(8), grub-floppy(8),
    # grub-md5-crypt, /usr/share/doc/grub
    # and...
  21. Thread: grub

    by davewickett
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    [ubuntu] Re: grub

    ok the only way i can get the menu lst up to config is in the terminal with
    sudo mkdir /ubuntu Code:
    sudo mount -t ext3 /dev/sda1 /ubuntu
    Code:
    cat /ubuntu/boot/grub/menu.lst...
  22. Thread: grub

    by davewickett
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    [ubuntu] Re: grub

    ok im just trying something first then when ive rebooted ill give your 1 a go and let you know mate
  23. Thread: grub

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    [ubuntu] Re: grub

    ok mate ill try on my own but someone on here might know how i could fix this problem so like i said thank you anyway
  24. Thread: grub

    by davewickett
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    [ubuntu] Re: grub

    ok just tryed your commands & got this

    buntu@ubuntu:~$ sudo grub-install /dev/sda
    Probing devices to guess BIOS drives. This may take a long time.
    Could not find device for /boot: Not found or...
  25. Thread: grub

    by davewickett
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    [ubuntu] Re: grub

    just tryed this & still not booting everything was saying ok to it all as it went down but just did not boot and still getting same errror do you have anything else i could try as i know this must be...
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