How to remove old release of mint

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How to remove old release of mint

Postby pravinpatil on Sun Mar 17, 2013 8:16 am

I have multiboot machine which having win7, Mint 10 and mint 14.

I want to remove old mint 10 from macine.

Thanks in advance
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Re: How to remove old release of mint

Postby viking777 on Sun Mar 17, 2013 12:26 pm

If mint14 is controlling grub then all you need to do is to delete the mint10 partition. If mint14 is not controlling grub then make sure it is by booting into it and running

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sudo grub-install /dev/sda


Which assumes that sda is the drive that mint 14 is installed on, if it isn't then change the command to the drive it is installed on.

If you don't like the sound of that then try this instead:

https://help.ubuntu.com/community/OS-Uninstaller
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