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by herostrates
Sat Mar 23, 2013 2:10 pm
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: Screen flashes at boot, grub fails to initialize
Replies: 7
Views: 2752

Re: Screen flashes at boot, grub fails to initialize

I managed to fix the problem by setting boot flag to sda1 manually.
Why did I have to? Grub is installed in MBR.
by herostrates
Sat Mar 23, 2013 8:49 am
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: Screen flashes at boot, grub fails to initialize
Replies: 7
Views: 2752

Re: Screen flashes at boot, grub fails to initialize

I tried MATE edition and installing Grub on partition instead of MBR. No effect - computer keeps restarting instead of starting Grub.
And for the record - I have disabled EFI boot in BIOS.

Boot repair info:
http://paste.debian.net/243991/
by herostrates
Fri Mar 22, 2013 3:23 am
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: Screen flashes at boot, grub fails to initialize
Replies: 7
Views: 2752

Re: Screen flashes at boot, grub fails to initialize

Hi, I'm facing the same issue with LMDE 2013.03 Cinnamon stable. After successful installation (with Grub in MBR), the computer restarts over and over when it should display the Grub menu. I see only black screen flashing continuously. When I boot from live cd, its Grub shows up and I can boot from ...
by herostrates
Mon Jan 28, 2013 12:39 pm
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: LMDE UP6 ISOs?
Replies: 59
Views: 14821

Re: LMDE UP6 ISOs?

Lanser wrote:Herostrates, your quest for fame is admirable.
However it would be prudent not to annoy the gods.
Burn a few copies of Win7 in sacrifice, to appease those who re-spin and maybe they will look favourably upon you.

Lanser (The Wise)
I have followed your advice. It worked.
by herostrates
Sat Jan 26, 2013 5:19 am
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: LMDE UP6 ISOs?
Replies: 59
Views: 14821

Re: LMDE UP6 ISOs?

I'm really getting worried about this, since Clem hasn't wrote anything on this forum for a long time. There were also no monthly stats on January. At last, there is less than week to end of the month, and there is still no testing image.
Hopefully, we will get the new ISO soon.

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