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by ArchiMark
Fri Jan 17, 2014 7:39 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED] Error During Update > Now No OS Found At Boot!
Replies: 21
Views: 1230

Re: Had Error During Update Software > Now No OS Found At Bo

$ ls -lh /mnt/boot total 39M -rw------- 1 root root 2.4M Apr 17 2013 System.map-3.8.0-19-generic -rw-r--r-- 1 root root 904K Apr 17 2013 abi-3.8.0-19-generic -rw-r--r-- 1 root root 158K Apr 17 2013 config-3.8.0-19-generic drwxr-xr-x 5 root root 4.0K Sep 5 07:55 grub -rw-r--r-- 1 root root 30M Sep 5...
by ArchiMark
Fri Jan 17, 2014 7:29 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED] Error During Update > Now No OS Found At Boot!
Replies: 21
Views: 1230

Re: Had Error During Update Software > Now No OS Found At Bo

[live@archbang ~]$ mount|grep sda5 /dev/sda5 on /mnt type ext4 (rw,relatime,data=ordered) [live@archbang ~]$ ls /mnt/var/log/ ls: cannot access /mnt/var/log/: No such file or directory [live@archbang ~]$ sudo ls /mnt/var/log/ ls: cannot access /mnt/var/log/: No such file or directory [live@archbang...
by ArchiMark
Fri Jan 17, 2014 6:54 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED] Error During Update > Now No OS Found At Boot!
Replies: 21
Views: 1230

Re: Had Error During Update Software > Now No OS Found At Bo

If you have the live media running with /dev/sda5 mounted to /mnt then it should work otherwise if your in your installed system then leave out /mnt. The file should be there. As noted earlier, I don't have the LM disk with me at office. So, using an Archbang liveCD I found here..... I just tried t...
by ArchiMark
Fri Jan 17, 2014 6:31 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED] Error During Update > Now No OS Found At Boot!
Replies: 21
Views: 1230

Re: Had Error During Update Software > Now No OS Found At Bo

Well, you have a kernel and initrd so that's good. Check the apt log next for any clues sudo tail -n30 /mnt/var/log/dpkg.log Hmmm....... When I do the command as typed above, nothing happened.....waited a while.....but didn't get back to a command prompt.... So, did cat /mnt/var/log/dpkg.log To see...
by ArchiMark
Fri Jan 17, 2014 5:01 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED] Error During Update > Now No OS Found At Boot!
Replies: 21
Views: 1230

Re: Had Error During Update Software > Now No OS Found At Bo

Thanks again..... Meanwhile, had to reboot and when I did this time the OS select screen came up! So, selected LM and let it try and boot it up.... Saw the LM logo on display but it never booted up to desktop, just stuck on the logo..... So, rebooted, bujt this time got the no OS found mesage.... He...
by ArchiMark
Fri Jan 17, 2014 2:36 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED] Error During Update > Now No OS Found At Boot!
Replies: 21
Views: 1230

Re: Had Error During Update Software > Now No OS Found At Bo

Thank you for your help! Do not have my LM disk with me, but found another linux liveCD to us for now... Here is what I see in terminal: sudo blkid /dev/sda1: LABEL="System Reserved" UUID="14AE5585AE555FF2" TYPE="ntfs" /dev/sda2: UUID="9A5859E35859BEA7" TYPE="ntfs" /dev/sda5: UUID="61b75441-30bd-40f...
by ArchiMark
Fri Jan 17, 2014 12:55 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED] Error During Update > Now No OS Found At Boot!
Replies: 21
Views: 1230

[SOLVED] Error During Update > Now No OS Found At Boot!

Hope someone can please advise.... Dual booting LM15 and Win7 on my little Fujitsu UH900 laptop.... Was working fine before today... Booted up LM15 and then it checked for updates... Started update process and got some error message, something about 2 repo's couldn't be found or get info from, somet...
by ArchiMark
Fri Aug 16, 2013 9:11 am
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: LM15 - GMA500 - Software Rendering Mode
Replies: 5
Views: 4138

Re: LM15 - GMA500 - Software Rendering Mode

Interesting to hear....thanks....
by ArchiMark
Mon Jul 29, 2013 10:48 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: LM15 - GMA500 - Software Rendering Mode
Replies: 5
Views: 4138

Re: LM15 - GMA500 - Software Rendering Mode

UPDATE..... Installed LM15 MATE..... Good news is that I no longer have the message about running in Software Rendering Mode..... Overall, seems to be running a bit smoother than with Cinnamon.....but still the occasional spinning little circle on the display and waiting for some action to complete....
by ArchiMark
Mon Jul 29, 2013 11:14 am
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: LM15 - GMA500 - Software Rendering Mode
Replies: 5
Views: 4138

Re: LM15 - GMA500 - Software Rendering Mode

Thank you, mank_in, for you input and help!

OK, will try either MATE or XFCE....have used XFCE before, so, know what it's like....pretty good....never used MATE, so, will check it out first and then decide which to install....
by ArchiMark
Sun Jul 28, 2013 11:25 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: LM15 - GMA500 - Software Rendering Mode
Replies: 5
Views: 4138

LM15 - GMA500 - Software Rendering Mode

Greetings, Decided to try out LM15 (cinnamon) on my little Sony VAIO P (VPCP11AKJ) laptop. It has the infamous Intel GMA500 graphics..... LM15 opened up OK (running from USB flash drive right now...), but get message that 'LM is running in software rendering mode without video hardware acceleration'...

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