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by Ducky
Sat Dec 31, 2011 3:13 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Boot hanging after computer rebuild
Replies: 7
Views: 996

Boot hanging after computer rebuild

Disclaimer: I have tried searching with little luck. I apologize in advance if this is the wrong forum, and of course offer my thanks for any support. Backstory: I installed Mint a couple years ago, and managed to ruin the dual boot shortly after. After rebuilding my computer this week with an Asus ...
by Ducky
Sun Jan 17, 2010 5:55 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Only Mint will boot, and I think it erased the wrong drive
Replies: 9
Views: 895

Re: Only Mint will boot, and I think it erased the wrong drive

In my defense, I THOUGHT I knew how to dual boot. When I built my desktop, I started with 32bit vista. Then dual booted with 64 bit vista. Then 64Vista and the 7 RC. Then 64Vista with 64 bit 7. Now I am trying to dual boot 7 with Mint. I was able to get the grub menu to appear, and it shows windows....
by Ducky
Sat Jan 16, 2010 11:49 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Only Mint will boot, and I think it erased the wrong drive
Replies: 9
Views: 895

Re: Only Mint will boot, and I think it erased the wrong drive

I'm only seeing sata3 (sdc) - 250 Gb drive (the whole drive partitioned as "/" root). And I have NO CLUE what ID:/home/ducky size: 220G used: 2.7G (2%) fs: ecryptfs dev: /dev//home/ducky/.Private label: N/A uuid: N/A is ? ? ? Is this another of your 250 Gb drives ? Mounted as /home/ducky ? Are all ...
by Ducky
Sat Jan 16, 2010 10:45 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Only Mint will boot, and I think it erased the wrong drive
Replies: 9
Views: 895

Re: Only Mint will boot, and I think it erased the wrong drive

Partition: ID:/ size: 220G used: 2.7G (2%) fs: ext4 dev: /dev/sdc1 label: N/A uuid: 46052f54-24ed-41c9-ae69-f0333398bd3b ID:/home/ducky size: 220G used: 2.7G (2%) fs: ecryptfs dev: /dev//home/ducky/.Private label: N/A uuid: N/A ID:swap-1 size: 10.17GB used: 0.00GB (0%) fs: swap dev: /dev/sdc5 label:...
by Ducky
Sat Jan 16, 2010 10:01 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Only Mint will boot, and I think it erased the wrong drive
Replies: 9
Views: 895

Only Mint will boot, and I think it erased the wrong drive

I have 3 HDD's. Two 250gb and one 1tb HDD's. I had Vista on one 250gb drive, and 7 on the other. The 1tb drive was only storage. I told Mint to wipe the Vista drive and install there. In the partitioner during install, the blue bar on the top listed Vista as the OS, and under the "use the whole driv...

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