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    [all variants] Re: Create MountPoints AllPartitions

    @Cheesemill, cortman, jerome1232, audiomick & Morbius1: Thanks for your replies.



    The volume management feature only deals with removable storage, mate. There are no options there for me to...
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    [all variants] Create MountPoints AllPartitions

    Hello!

    I have just installed Crunchbang Linux. The file manager used is Thunar. By default, Thunar does not auto-detect partitions and create mount points for them.

    I'm not really sure what...
  3. [all variants] Editing grub.cfg directly without using scripts - GRUB Background

    Hello!

    I have a system where I have installed GRUB 2 to the MBR with the /boot folder in a 'dedicated GRUB partition'.

    I used a Live CD to install the GRUB and hence I don't have the scripts...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Chainloading GRUB 2 from GRUB 2

    Thanks for your reply, oldfred.

    You said before that this kind of entry works only with distributions based on Ubuntu. I have none of those.

    Does 'grub-install' command in GRUB-Legacy also use...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Chainloading GRUB 2 from GRUB 2

    Oh Jeez!

    This thread is definitely not solved if I'm not chain-loading. But I thought I was chain-loading. Ever since I created the grub-cfg in my GRUB partition, I have not changed it. It reads...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Chainloading GRUB 2 from GRUB 2

    I finally removed GRUB2 and reinstalled GRUB-Legacy in Crunchbang as follows.

    I installed Crunchbang in /dev/sda9 with GRUB2 in the partition. Apparently, there is some issue with installing GRUB2...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Chainloading GRUB 2 from GRUB 2

    I'm running into more trouble.

    I decided to uninstall GRUB 2 and install GRUB-Legacy. Following the guides at https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Change_Root and...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Chainloading GRUB 2 from GRUB 2

    With the above method, I don't know what happens when I get kernel updated, oldfred.

    Everything is getting too complicated for my liking. I guess the simplest and most elegant method would be to...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Chainloading GRUB 2 from GRUB 2

    @oldfred: I'm extremely sorry for being so pig-headed and not going for the easier options available. And many thanks for all your time and patience.

    I kind of have the feeling that I'm closer to...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Chainloading GRUB 2 from GRUB 2

    Is

    $ sudo mount /dev/sda9 -t ext4 /mnt
    $ sudo grub-install --root-directory=/mnt /dev/sda9
    the same as

    $ sudo mount /dev/sda9 -t ext4 /mnt
    $ sudo grub-setup -d /mnt/boot/grub /dev/sda9
    ??
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    [SOLVED] Re: Chainloading GRUB 2 from GRUB 2

    I tried installing GRUB 2 to the Crunchbang partition (/dev/sda9) with the following command from a Ubuntu Live CD.



    ubuntu@ubuntu:~$ sudo mount /dev/sda9 -t ext4 /mnt
    ubuntu@ubuntu:~$ sudo...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Chainloading GRUB 2 from GRUB 2

    @oldfred: This is the output from bootinfoscript, mate.


    Boot Info Script 0.61 [1 April 2012]


    ============================= Boot Info Summary:...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Chainloading GRUB 2 from GRUB 2

    In order to install bootinfo script on my laptop, I had to setup wireless internet access on my laptop. I'm running into some trouble. The arch wiki says the following



    When I run


    $...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Chainloading GRUB 2 from GRUB 2

    I still havn't set up the internet connection in Arch linux and I think it will take me 2 more days to read all that stuff and set it up. And I still can't boot into my Crunchbang.

    So, will I be...
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    [SOLVED] Chainloading GRUB 2 from GRUB 2

    Hello!

    I have a laptop with multiple OS's. My partition structure is as follows.

    /dev/sda1 - GRUB
    /dev/sda2 - Windows
    /dev/sda3 - Extended
    /dev/sda5 - Data (NTFS)
    /dev/sda6 - Swap
    ...
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    [SOLVED] Re: GRUB2 - error messages

    @oldfred: Yes. Those were the links, mate.



    Since I can find no instructions on how to edit grub.cfg directly, I guess I'm going to install GRUB and Ubuntu on a virtual machine to find what is...
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    [SOLVED] Re: GRUB2 - error messages

    That seems much simpler, thanks :)

    For the past few days, I been googling to find ways to theme my GRUB 2, oldfred. But all the guides I come across, require me to use the scripts that are in...
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    [SOLVED] Re: GRUB2 - error messages

    @oldfred: Thanks for your time, mate.



    Can you post me some link where I can read up on how to minimize those?
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    [SOLVED] Re: GRUB2 - error messages

    @coffeecat: Thanks for the link.

    Here's the 'RESULTS' of bootinfoscript on my system.


    Boot Info Script 0.60 [17 May 2011]


    ============================= Boot Info...
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    [SOLVED] Re: GRUB2 - error messages

    Thanks for your reply, oldfred.

    I'll will need some time to understand what you've posted. Meanwhile, I thought I could try generating the grub.cfg from a Live CD (from what I read, only...
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    [SOLVED] GRUB2 - error messages

    Hello!

    My hard drive is partitioned as follows:

    /dev/sda1 - GRUB (where I keep my GRUB files)
    /dev/sda2 - WINDOWS 7
    /dev/sda3 - DATA
    /dev/sda4 - EXTENDED
    /dev/sda5 - SWAP
    /dev/sda6 -...
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    [all variants] Re: GRUB 2 - error messages

    I realised I was a beginner and posted this thread in the 'Absolute Beginners' section. But I don't know how to delete this thread. I'm sorry for posting in multiple places.
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    [all variants] GRUB 2 - error messages

    Hello!

    My hard drive is partitioned as follows:

    /dev/sda1 - GRUB (where I keep my GRUB files)
    /dev/sda2 - WINDOWS 7
    /dev/sda3 - DATA
    /dev/sda4 - EXTENDED
    /dev/sda5 - SWAP
    /dev/sda6 -...
  24. Thread: cd pub more beer

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    [SOLVED] Re: cd pub more beer

    @nothingspecial & grahammechanical: Thanks for your replies, guys.

    It WAS in a humorous context, only that I did not know enough Linux to get the humor. :)
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    Re: How To Get Free Disc

    @winh8r & Zill: Thanks for your replies, guys.
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