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    [SOLVED] Re: 12.10 installation failed

    The suggestion to do a new installation of 12.04 was the one I took. I downloaded 12.04-1 and reinstalled with very little difficulty. And most important I can connect to the internet via my wireless...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Recovery of 12.04

    Ok
    Thanks very much 2F4U!
    I will try to do a complete reinstallation on by dual-boot system. I have downloaded 12.04-1 and burned an DVD for it. And I will stay with 12.04 for a few more years,...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Recovery of 12.04

    1) What then is the purpose of having "recovery" to earlier versions in the bootup menu?
    2) How can I do a fresh installation of 12.04 while keeping the applications and configuration that I had...
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    [SOLVED] Re: 12.10 installation failed

    I have tried to get more information on the wireless problem using the following commands (results follow each):


    sudo lshw -C network description: Network controller
    product:...
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    [SOLVED] Recovery of 12.04

    I tried to installed 12.10 very recently; but, there were several errors during the installation and I ended up with a 12.10 that did not provide an internet connection.

    No matter what I attempted...
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    [SOLVED] 12.10 installation failed

    I have a dual-boot system: Windows Vista 64-bit and Ubuntu 12.04->12.10 (attempted)

    My 12.04 system was ok; but, as recommended (bug fixes, improved security,etc.) I attempted to upgrade to 12.10...
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    [lubuntu] Re: Help index build never completes in Eclipse

    Yes, online help (at Eclipse) does allow one to use help. However, it would be useful to know why the help index is never built (even after 2 hours --- endless loop).
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    [lubuntu] Help index build never completes in Eclipse

    After what appeared to be a successful Eclipse (Version: 3.7.2) installation in Ubuntu 12.04, I tried to use help but this was not possible. I get the following:

    Indexing...

    0% complete
    ...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Help for some simple tasks with 12.04

    This worked fine for me --- thanks!
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    [SOLVED] Re: Help for some simple tasks with 12.04

    I tried this link and followed the information there as close as possible. But, first of all, the installation of gnome-panel did not follow what was shown at this link -- I saw no button with "Click...
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    [SOLVED] Help for some simple tasks with 12.04

    Note, I am running a dual-boot 32-bit system (Windows Vista, Ubuntu 12.04).

    I have recently installed Ubuntu 12.04 and the new desktop interface looks interesting; but, am having some problems...
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    [SOLVED] Re: dual-boot with Windows Vista

    This worked perfectly --- thanks for the tip/link GreatDanto-
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    [SOLVED] dual-boot with Windows Vista

    I have earlier partitioned my HD for dual-boot of Windows Vista and Ubuntu on a 32-bit PC platform. When I booted up my system I always was presented with a list of different versions of Ubuntu and...
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    [SOLVED] Re: [Solved]: Dual-boot now is single boot

    Ok! Eureka! :D
    Thanks to all of you who did not give up on me and especiallly to Rubi1200 and drs305 who got me on the right track. My system is again working as a dual-boot system (Vista and Ubuntu...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Dual-boot now is single boot

    I now went back to your posting (oldfred (#23)) and removed the folder: /boot ,which contained the file /boot/grub/core.img.

    This had no effect that I could see. Here is the current RESULTS from...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Dual-boot now is single boot

    Here are the current RESULTS.txt after running


    sudo bash ~/Desktop/boot_info_script.sh


    Boot Info Script 0.60 from 17 May 2011


    ============================= Boot...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Dual-boot now is single boot

    Ok, I have followed your suggestions as close as possible but still no solution.
    Here is summary of what I did.

    1. Placed GRUB on scb (using boot_repair) [actually it was already there]
    2....
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    [SOLVED] Re: Dual-boot now is single boot

    Thanks for this --- sorry if it caused any problems. ;)
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    [SOLVED] Re: Upgrade to 10.10 --- grub_xputs

    I am a little lost now --- problem still unsolved and it is now 02:45 in the morning, and I need some rest.

    What I have now done:
    1. Used the boot_repair program from a liveCD (Ubuntu 10.04...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Dual-boot now is single boot

    I finally was able to get info on my Ubuntu system using boot_info_script.sh



    Boot Info Script 0.60 from 17 May 2011


    ============================= Boot Info...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Dual-boot now is single boot

    I can access the Ubuntu files on sdb5 (where Ubuntu is installed) from Windows Vista --- perhaps this could be useful for fixing the problem.
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    [SOLVED] Re: Dual-boot now is single boot

    Yes, I have two HDs and I have Ubuntu installed. However, during an Ubuntu upgrade to 10.10 something happened to the grup, even though I was careful to keep all configuration files (when asked...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Upgrade to 10.10 --- grub_xputs

    This makes good sense to me; but, when tried to update the GRUB I was never able to boot into Ubuntu on my PC, so I doubt it will work (as you have noted). I can use a liveCD (with Ubuntu 9.x on it);...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Dual-boot now is single boot

    But, how can I do this on my PC? That is, I am unable to run Ubuntu on my PC. Yes, I have an Ubuntu CD that can serve as a LiveCD; but, I do not understand how I can use your procedure.

    Would you...
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    [SOLVED] Dual-boot now is single boot

    After repairing the boot record in Windows Vista on my dual-boot system (see my postings under Upgrade to 10.10 --- grub_xputs) I can now boot to Windows Vista. Unfortunately, I no longer get a...
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