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by flightfreak123
Sun Jul 22, 2012 5:43 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: I CAN'T INSTALL ANYTHING!!! HELP!
Replies: 5
Views: 551

Re: I CAN'T INSTALL ANYTHING!!! HELP!

Ok if the value of cat /etc/environment is anything other than PATH="/usr/local/sbin:/usr/local/bin:/usr/sbin:/usr/bin:/sbin:/bin:/usr/games" then change it to read that using gksu gedit /etc/environment Also check that sudo sudo -V | grep \$PATH says Value to override user's $PATH with: ...
by flightfreak123
Sun Jul 22, 2012 12:55 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: I CAN'T INSTALL ANYTHING!!! HELP!
Replies: 5
Views: 551

I CAN'T INSTALL ANYTHING!!! HELP!

Ok, whenever I try to install pretty much anything, I get an error like this: E: install-info: subprocess installed post-installation script returned error exit status 127
by flightfreak123
Tue Jul 17, 2012 4:36 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: NEED MAJOR HELP!
Replies: 15
Views: 984

Re: NEED MAJOR HELP!

mintybits wrote:I don't see any Windows partitions there. :(
so what do I do?! I'm freaking out!
Ok this is my final option senario. No linux, with Windows 7 home premium with 64 bit. Nothing is on it, everything has been reset, but I will not tolerate it if it makes the system slower
by flightfreak123
Tue Jul 17, 2012 4:30 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: NEED MAJOR HELP!
Replies: 15
Views: 984

Re: NEED MAJOR HELP!

That's all it says? Ok, would you post the output of sudo fdisk -lu $ sudo fdisk -lu Disk /dev/sda: 500.1 GB, 500107862016 bytes 255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 60801 cylinders, total 976773168 sectors Units = sectors of 1 * 512 = 512 bytes Sector size (logical/physical): 512 bytes / 4096 bytes I/O si...
by flightfreak123
Tue Jul 17, 2012 4:26 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: NEED MAJOR HELP!
Replies: 15
Views: 984

Re: NEED MAJOR HELP!

Generating grub.cfg ...
/usr/sbin/grub-mkconfig: 280: /usr/sbin/grub-mkconfig: /etc/grub.d/06_mint_theme: not found
by flightfreak123
Tue Jul 17, 2012 4:23 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: NEED MAJOR HELP!
Replies: 15
Views: 984

Re: NEED MAJOR HELP!

I really don't think my mint installed right
by flightfreak123
Tue Jul 17, 2012 4:16 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: NEED MAJOR HELP!
Replies: 15
Views: 984

Re: NEED MAJOR HELP!

If you open a terminal and type sudo update-grub This will list all OS's on your drives and should list Windows. If so, just reboot and select Windows from the Grub boot menu. If Windows fails to boot then more info is needed. You should download and run this http://bootinfoscript.sourceforge.net/ ...
by flightfreak123
Tue Jul 17, 2012 1:14 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: NEED MAJOR HELP!
Replies: 15
Views: 984

Re: NEED MAJOR HELP!

marsh20 wrote:Flightfreak,

Where have you got to now?
I am currently running Linux Mint, but it thinks there is 2 versions of linux on this computer
by flightfreak123
Tue Jul 17, 2012 3:30 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: NEED MAJOR HELP!
Replies: 15
Views: 984

Re: NEED MAJOR HELP!

btw I need help ASAP! I am really freaking out and I won't be able to sleep tonight knowing I may not ever be able to get my windows 7 64bit back D:
by flightfreak123
Tue Jul 17, 2012 3:19 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: NEED MAJOR HELP!
Replies: 15
Views: 984

NEED MAJOR HELP!

ok, so I am new to linux and linux mint, I downloaded it because of the speed, and lack of viruses, ok, so I started the installer and it gave me 2 options and no run side by side option eventually, delete every os but mint, or do somthing else, I wanted windows, so I pressed do somthing else, it ga...

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