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by biddy
Mon Oct 07, 2013 8:38 pm
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: Check this before upgrading LMDE Cinnamon/GnomeShell to UP7!
Replies: 23
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Re: Check this before upgrading LMDE Cinnamon/GnomeShell to

Is there any hope of recovering the system for someone who didn't read this thoroughly before excitedly updating their system to UP7?

I just get the spinning wheel where a log in should be. I can ctrl+alt+F1 to the cli and startx to get into fallback mode.
by biddy
Mon Apr 29, 2013 9:22 pm
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: LMDE on Macbook Pro 5,1--no bootable device
Replies: 4
Views: 5267

Re: LMDE on Macbook Pro 5,1--no bootable device

I should mention I've tried just about everything in this thread . 1. sudo mount /dev/sda3 /mnt 2. for i in /dev /dev/pts /proc /sys; do sudo mount -B $i /mnt$i; done 3. sudo chroot /mnt 4. update-grub 5. grub-install /dev/sda3 6. grub-install --recheck /dev/sda3 7. Type CTRL-D on keyboard 8. for i ...
by biddy
Mon Apr 29, 2013 6:01 am
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: LMDE on Macbook Pro 5,1--no bootable device
Replies: 4
Views: 5267

LMDE on Macbook Pro 5,1--no bootable device

Hello, All! I'm attempting to install LMDE 64-bit Cinnamon on a late 2008 Macbook Pro 5,1 Unibody alongside OS X. Before installing LMDE I installed reEFind. I formatted an ext4 partition and installed LMDE to it, as well as a swap partition. I made sure to install grub to the ext4 partition contain...

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