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    Re: The New Apple M1 Chip

    There is also this experimental version:
    Linux on M1
    https://corellium.com/blog/linux-m1
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    [SOLVED] Re: Help with new Z490 build

    Post details and any info on settings you may have had to make.
    Then others can find thread and it will help them.
  3. [ubuntu] Re: boot repair doesn't show any recommended repair

    You show UEFI system with both Windows & Ubuntu installed in UEFI mode.
    And Boot-Repair booted in UEFI mode, but it seems to say at end it would do a legacy/BIOS install which is wrong.

    From UEFI...
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    Re: Grub recovery not successful

    If you look at boot repair report it has a Windows BCD setting.
    Some systems sync BCD with UEFI, so whatever is in BCD will be UEFI. That may be why booting Windows resets boot order.

    There are...
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    Re: Grub recovery not successful

    https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Grub2/Setup#Specific_Entries

    I think your description entry has too much. It should be just what os-prober would have grub menu show.
    Probably just
    'Windows...
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    [ubuntu] Re: path to backup partition confuses me

    That then is all per the defaults.
    If you want it mounted anywhere else, you have to specify in fstab.

    I do not like Disks as it may not use correct parameters. Better to use template/example and...
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    Re: Grub recovery not successful

    I do not know if it is going to show anything or not, but run a new copy of the report from Boot-Repair and post link.
    Do not run any suggested autofixes.
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    Poll: Re: Partition Setup

    My partitions:

    fred@z170-focal-k:~$ lsblk -o NAME,LABEL,PARTLABEL,SIZE,fsused,MOUNTPOINT | egrep -v "^loop"
    NAME LABEL PARTLABEL SIZE FSUSED MOUNTPOINT
    sda ...
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    Re: Grub recovery not successful

    Change this as also shown in tea for one's version:
    GRUB_TIMEOUT_STYLE=hidden
    to this:
    GRUB_TIMEOUT_STYLE=menu

    sudo nano -B /etc/default/grub
    Control x and save when exiting.
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    [ubuntu] Re: path to backup partition confuses me

    File browser now creates new mounts in /media/$USER, it used to not include the user.

    So if you created a partition with the label backup, it would auto mount to /media/$USER/backup.
    If internal...
  11. [ubuntu] Re: Error on running boot-repair - "Please create a ESP partition" (BootInfo included

    UEFI & BIOS/MBR boot on same drive is not normally possible.
    Windows in BIOS mode requires MBR partitioning and must have boot flag on the primary NTFS partition with its boot files.
    But UEFI...
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    Re: Grub recovery not successful

    I did not see this in your Boot-Repair summary report.
    Post this in code tags.

    cat /etc/default/grub
  13. [ubuntu] Re: Error on running boot-repair - "Please create a ESP partition" (BootInfo included

    Besides UEFI Secure Boot setting are multiple other UEFI settings. Most do not matter and it varies by brand.
    On my Asus motherboard I change 7 or 8 settings, some required & others optional.
    My...
  14. [ubuntu] Re: Error on running boot-repair - "Please create a ESP partition" (BootInfo included

    You show an ESP, but if Boot-Repair cannot see it, it must have some issue.
    Is Windows fast start up off?
    Did Windows do an UEFI update & you have a default UEFI setting that secures or locks...
  15. [kubuntu] Re: Lenovo Thinkpad p14s (ubuntu certified) will not work with Fibocom L850-GL LTE Mo

    Some info here.
    https://askubuntu.com/questions/1091315/fibocom-l850-gl-installation-on-ubuntu-18-04
  16. [ubuntu] Re: Can't install Ubuntu 20.04.2 due to a PCI error?

    Seems to be an issue with many systems & Linux versions.
    https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/linux/+bug/1521173

    Various reports of fixes or what may work, but not consistent.
    Suggest...
  17. Re: [Pop_OS] Boot takes 90 seconds longer than it should

    Some things to review. Not sure if same as Ubuntu.

    https://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2450783
    https://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2417453
    ...
  18. Thread: Upgrading CPU

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    [ubuntu] Re: Upgrading CPU

    If you do not have an SSD, that would give you the biggest bang for the buck.

    I had an old dual core2 system and in 2011 added a tiny 60GB SSD. System was so much better I put off upgrading to a...
  19. Re: SUGGESTION to make it possible on all ubuntu to select install location

    With Ubuntu the applications are small. And they are actually installed in multiple places in /.
    You can have /home or a large data partition on another drive and have all you data on separate...
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    Re: Best way to clone HDD to SSD?

    Your gpt may also need repair.
    With gpt you have primary partition table, partition and backup partition table at end of drive. They all must match and have no duplicates with other drive.

    repair...
  21. Re: Ubuntu is making EFI changes during updates

    All systems, Ubuntu, Windows & I assume any system with grub on a major update re-install boot loader.
    And part of the reinstall of boot loader is an update to UEFI boot order.
    We see a lot of...
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    Re: Grub recovery not successful

    Did you turn off fast start up as per post #6.
    And then run grub's update per post #9.

    And is Ubuntu now in UEFI boot mode as grub can only boot other installs in same boot mode.
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    Re: Grub recovery not successful

    Both sda8 as bios_grub (which with UEFI you do not need) and sda3 as Windows system reserved are unformatted partitions.
    As unformatted they show as errors, but those can be ignored.

    Grub only...
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    Re: Grub recovery not successful

    Since UEFI, you should be able to directly boot Windows from UEFI one time boot menu. You may need f8 then to get into Windows repair console.
    But best to have Windows repair disk.
    If BIOS install,...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Fat32, UEFI, Reserved BIOS boot area?

    It is recommended to use always GPT for UEFI boot as some UEFI firmwares do not allow UEFI-MBR boot.
    You can also use gparted but must change default partitioning first. Use menu, device at top of...
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