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  1. [ubuntu] Re: Can't boot anymore after a series of malfunctions

    Thanks, my finger slipped.
    Cheers. ;)
  2. How do you change the prefix to your thread?

    I selected the wrong prefix for a previous thread by mistake and I'd like to change it. Can you tell me how to do this, or is it something only a moderator can do? Thanks.
  3. [ubuntu] Re: Can't boot anymore after a series of malfunctions

    To doktor: Thanks, when I enter that command it outputs a long list, the last 6 entries of which end in a string of red-colored text:
    [...] unattended-upgrades.log.1.gz
    [...]...
  4. [ubuntu] Re: Can't boot anymore after a series of malfunctions

    Thanks, for /dev/sda1 it says:
    Size Used Use%
    71G 68G 100%

    As I wrote in my original post, the computer had indicated that the vast majority of the space was being taken up by ...
  5. [ubuntu] Re: Can't boot anymore after a series of malfunctions

    Thanks for answering. I tried Wim's suggestion, and apt-get clean apparently didn't work-- when I typed it and hit Enter, nothing happened. But the other commands did work.
    Just one question: I...
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    [SOLVED] Line breaks don't appear in my posts

    When I post, the forum shows all the text as one big paragraph, though I had actually broken it up into small paragraphs. (I hit Return several times but the line breaks disappeared when I posted.) I...
  7. [ubuntu] Re: Can't boot anymore after a series of malfunctions

    Thanks for answering.
    To Bucky: I just realized I had scripting turned off...
    To mips: Thanks for the suggestion, but I don't think my external flash drive has enough space, and I'd like to see...
  8. [ubuntu] Can't boot anymore after a series of malfunctions

    The computer has an old version of Ubuntu (11.04) that I need to upgrade, after I do a file backup. Previously, another Absolute Beginner (who's even more green) had been using the machine, and told...
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