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by JAFOLou
Wed Nov 14, 2018 9:49 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Need to create sda from system only seeing loop0
Replies: 4
Views: 608

Re: Need to create sda from system only seeing loop0

Bump? Had issues with booting the Live CD on this machine for some reason after closing the screen.

How would I create a SDA1, 2, and 3 possibly 4 when all I see is loop0 after I did a wipe of the drive. I assume I wiped out the boot sector?
by JAFOLou
Sun Oct 28, 2018 12:03 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: (Solved - Sort of) Random wifi disconnect
Replies: 7
Views: 560

Re: Random wifi disconnect

Do you think it could be the router? I've had issues like that before and changing the channel it broadcasts off of may help. I was in a populated apartment complex and that helped my old windows and phone from disconnecting. If all else fails maybe try that in your router settings.
by JAFOLou
Sun Oct 28, 2018 11:59 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Need to create sda from system only seeing loop0
Replies: 4
Views: 608

Re: Need to create sda from system only seeing loop0

/dev/sr0: UUID="2018-06-26-18-22-19-00" LABEL="Linux Mint 19 Cinnamon 32-bit" TYPE="iso9660" PTUUID="0b3f944c" PTTYPE="dos"
/dev/sda5: UUID="59ebfdf3-e800-4c5e-8570-3fa4e1e7ce88" TYPE="swap"
/dev/loop0: TYPE="squashfs"


Sorry for the long reply. I was awaiting notification that the post was approved.
by JAFOLou
Fri Oct 19, 2018 6:38 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Need to create sda from system only seeing loop0
Replies: 4
Views: 608

Need to create sda from system only seeing loop0

Ok my who knows how many attempts to install a linux distro. I think I have some progress. I have a doner laptop I am dedicating to the learning. Mint 19 cinnamon 3.8.6 What I did: Tried to install once it took but never has a swap partition and would not reload. So I did a shred to the whole hdd. N...
by JAFOLou
Fri Oct 19, 2018 6:27 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Hello
Replies: 7
Views: 2300

Re: Hello

Ty all and well I'm sure going to be full of the questions as I get the cob webs from my head. Have not gone this deep since dos when I was growing up. To bad I can not get this forum on tapatalk on my phone.
by JAFOLou
Sun Oct 07, 2018 12:51 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Hello
Replies: 7
Views: 2300

Hello

Hello after reading many years and trying Iearn... I mean attempting to use Lunix I finally have a laptop I've donated to the cause. My old tower is still traumatized with trying to use other distros. So I'm sure in time I'll have questions. I just used gparted to get a fresh ext4 format and broke i...

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