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by LarsG
Thu Sep 10, 2020 10:00 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Move from Linux Mint 20 to LMDE 4
Replies: 4
Views: 1035

Move from Linux Mint 20 to LMDE 4

Hi, Currently I'm using Linux Mint 20 (Cinnamon & Mate). Since I have had some issues with Updates and Update Manager (using 19.1 to 19.3 and now 20), I wonder if I maybe would consider the LMDE 4 to be more of a stable environment. I have only tried it using a Live-USB (Cinnamon), and the look ...
by LarsG
Sun Sep 06, 2020 2:56 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Initramfs unpacking failed: Decoding failed
Replies: 5
Views: 365

Re: Initramfs unpacking failed: Decoding failed

I have now using a Linux Mint 20 Live USB to be able to boot, and from there I have restored one of my previous timeshift backup from my harddrive. That went okey, but my system refuse to boot into a normal GUI. It now shows a framed text window, to let me to select "*Ubuntu" instead of Li...
by LarsG
Wed Sep 02, 2020 11:52 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Initramfs unpacking failed: Decoding failed
Replies: 5
Views: 365

Re: Initramfs unpacking failed: Decoding failed

Thanks antikythera, I have not restored from Timeshift to a freshly patitioned drive but I have restored once with success, but have never using command line. That I think will be the best to do at the moment. I have not done any change to the system since the boot problem occured. Sounds interestin...
by LarsG
Wed Sep 02, 2020 10:27 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Initramfs unpacking failed: Decoding failed
Replies: 5
Views: 365

Re: Initramfs unpacking failed: Decoding failed

Thanks for the suggestion, Sorry to say, it didn't help at all. If I select any of the previous kernels, it ends up in almost the same problem. This seems to be a bigger problem than expected. Maybe it's not recoverable. If so, I think Linux Mint have been less stable lately since I begun using it a...
by LarsG
Wed Sep 02, 2020 3:27 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Initramfs unpacking failed: Decoding failed
Replies: 5
Views: 365

Initramfs unpacking failed: Decoding failed

Hi, I have read many that have received the same issue as myself, but have not found any way to solve this. I have Linux Mint 20 installed. The other day I had some software to update, so I let it to be installed. Some of the updates was about new kernels, grub and grub2. After the recommended boot,...

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