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so i don't know what happened, i installed xserver-xgl and then it freezes on me, so i restart in recovery mode and i get this error,
* mounting local filesystems . . .
Failed to access ' /dev/disk/by-uuid/26CCE5FFCCE5C95F ' no such file or directory
and then i started x as root and ran gparted....it showed my disk as totally blank.... not even my windows partition showed up.
what is going on?
btw i removed xserver-xgl
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Seems a bit unclear to me but I think you've somehow ended up in UUID hell. Solution for that herehttp://www.linuxmint.com/wiki/index.php ... _a_problem
And please don't start X as root
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