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    Re: 13.04 wont shut down

    Ive marked this thread a solved. A recent update sorted it out I think...

    Many thanks to all those who helped out.
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    Re: 13.04 wont shut down

    I'm not sure it went according to plan:


    alistair@alistair-Aspire-5100:~$ sudo dpkg -i /home/alistair/Downloads/linux-headers-3.9.0-030900_3.9.0-030900.201304291257_all.deb
    Selecting previously...
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    Re: 13.04 wont shut down

    Slickymaster,

    Just so I dont completely mess my system up:

    uname -a gives me:
    Linux alistair-Aspire-5100 3.8.0-21-generic #32-Ubuntu SMP Tue May 14 22:17:37 UTC 2013 i686 athlon i686...
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    Re: 13.04 wont shut down

    Thanks for your help Slickymaster. I'm a bit of a novice, could you please explain what I do with the link you gave me.

    Many thanks, Alistair.
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    Re: 13.04 wont shut down

    3.8.0-21-generic
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    Re: 13.04 wont shut down

    It seems I have the latest kernal

    Reading package lists... Done
    Building dependency tree
    Reading state information... Done
    linux-generic is already the newest version....
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    Re: 13.04 wont shut down

    here you go Matt:


    May 15 15:58:05 alistair-Aspire-5100 colord: device removed: xrandr-LG Philips
    May 15 15:58:05 alistair-Aspire-5100 colord: Profile removed:...
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    Re: 13.04 wont shut down

    Hi Matt,

    I copied and pasted the command into the terminal, but where do I find the output?


    Many thanks, Alistair
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    Re: 13.04 wont shut down

    Thanks Slickymaster,

    Here is the result:

    May 15 14:43:27 alistair-Aspire-5100 colord: Profile added: icc-29f7c3bb18648f967e9cc450f5b0821e
    May 15 14:43:27 alistair-Aspire-5100 colord: Profile...
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    Re: 13.04 wont shut down

    Hi Barry thanks for your help with this,

    I tried both of those and neither made any difference. As for var/log/syslog the whole file is to big for me to upload it all, can I just copy and paste...
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    13.04 wont shut down

    Hi All,

    Here's the problem: after upgrading a couple of weeks ago, when i went to reboot it wouldn't shut down, just got stuck on the ubuntu splash screen. If however in the grub menu I select the...
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    Re: Application for membership - darkod

    I have no idea if my opinion is worth anything... but Darko stuck with me with a problem I was having a couple of weeks back and without him I would not have got it resolved. He/she (?) seems to be...
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    [ubuntu] Re: is my HD damaged?

    Thanks very much for your help anyway...
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    [ubuntu] Re: is my HD damaged?

    I unmounted everything that was mounted in live cd, took swapoff, tried again and got this far:
    ubuntu@ubuntu:~$ sudo fdisk /dev/sda

    Command (m for help): p

    Disk /dev/sda: 80.0 GB, 80026361856...
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    [ubuntu] Re: is my HD damaged?

    here is the result
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    [ubuntu] Re: is my HD damaged?

    I am unable to mount sda1 here is what gparted sayshttp://ubuntuforums.org/attachment.php?attachmentid=231301&d=1360607169I'll try updating grub but I'm sure I've tried before with no success...
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    [ubuntu] Re: is my HD damaged?

    I did it anyway and got this
    ubuntu@ubuntu:~$ sudo fdisk /dev/sda

    Command (m for help): p

    Disk /dev/sda: 80.0 GB, 80026361856 bytes
    255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 9729 cylinders, total...
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    [ubuntu] Re: is my HD damaged?

    Hi Speartip, thanks for getting involved.how do I know if the partitions look correct?
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    [ubuntu] Re: is my HD damaged?

    here are the results from testdisk

    TestDisk 6.14-WIP, Data Recovery Utility, December 2012
    Christophe GRENIER <grenier@cgsecurity.org>
    http://www.cgsecurity.org

    Disk /dev/sda - 80 GB / 74 GiB...
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    [ubuntu] Re: is my HD damaged?

    Thanks Unheeding,

    With a deeper search in testdisk I get
    No file found, filesystem may be damaged for sda1...

    I'm going to try gnu ddrescue...
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    [ubuntu] is my HD damaged?

    Hi all,

    I am having problems with my Ubuntu partition (sda1), no way to mount it or access files. In Gparted from live cd the partition just looks empty, as though all has been wiped off. What I'd...
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    [ubuntu] Re: not getting grub screen

    Does anyone out there know how I can do this if I get no grub on boot?

    I'm really stuck here... I'm starting to think my hardware may be damaged.
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    [ubuntu] Re: not getting grub screen

    so as I understand it there is not a lot I can do. For some reason I have wiped my sda1 partition, or at least damaged it in some way.

    Does this mean that I can reformat it and start again or does...
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    [ubuntu] Re: not getting grub screen

    with disk utility the self test failed.
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    [ubuntu] Re: not getting grub screen

    [ 181.788531] sd 3:0:0:0: >[sda]
    [ 181.788535] sd 3:0:0:0: >[sda]
    [ 181.788554] sd 3:0:0:0: >[sda]
    [ 181.788559] sd 3:0:0:0: >[sda] CDB:
    [ 181.788568] end_request: I/O error, dev sda,...
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