crunchbang linux newbieview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Hi,  I just followed a link out of a linuxpro magazine email to discovercrunchbang linux.  I'm in desperate need of a linux system that runson my old ~2001 hardware.  (I tried installing fedora 16, but there is a bugthat sends it into a indefinitely-infinite loop upon boot. (HowTos)

How can I dual-boot a TrueCrypt-encrypted Windows 7 and Ubuntu 11.10 when both are installed separately on different physical drives?view story

http://askubuntu.com – How can I dual-boot a TrueCrypt-encrypted Windows 7 and Ubuntu 11.10 when both are installed separately on different physical drives? I have two hard drives. hd0 has a TrueCrypt-encrypted Windows 7 installation with the TrueCrypt bootloader. (HowTos)

[wubi] Xen installation attempt on flash drive; Windows on internal hard disk wont bootview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I am posting my question here since I have a wubi-installation of Ubuntu. My system is setup like this: 80 GB hard disk with Windows XP on C:/, with Ubuntu 10.04 as a WUBI install, 2 other partitions just for data.(So very less data on C:/). Everything was perfect for more than a year. (Hardware)

Fixing broken packages in a Debian testing distributionview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I'm playing around with Linux Mint Debian Edition (LMDE) in a VirtualBox instance to try it out and see if it'd be good for a main operating system for me. (HowTos)

Converting physical Ubuntu 11.10 to VMwareview story

http://askubuntu.com – We recently go an VMware ESX Server. No I tried, using the Converter from VMware, to convert smaller physical servers to virtual servers. Unfortunately, thats not easy. First, I got the problem that the converter does not suport Grub2, so I had to boot from the iso in order to fix the bootloader. (HowTos)

Need to reinstall Windows 7 in a dual boot with #! [SOLVED]view story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Hey guys,I only boot into my Win 7 partition about once or twice per week, but I actually do need it for an app that my company requires me to use which does not have a Linux equivalent.  However, recently my Win 7 was booting very slowly, asked me to repair it, and now it won't boot at all.  I think that I'm going to have to reinstall it.Here's what my current setup is.&n (HowTos)

Installing GRUB2 with GPT and UEFIview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Hi!I'm trying to install GRUB2 on the disk with GPT on the machine with UEFI support. But at the end of my doings I getting error «Reboot and Select proper Boot device or Insert Boot Media in selected Boot device and press a key».There is my doing in step by step form:1. In the BIOS settings I've turned on Enable UEFI booting. 2. (HowTos)

Problems Getting GRUB2 to Work with LVM Boot Partitionview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – I'm having major problems getting GRUB2 working with my LVM boot partition. It says, "Welcome to GRUB!" then error: no such device: [uuid] Entering rescue mode...This means that it can't find the boot partition, right?"grub-install --modules=lvm --boot-directory=/mnt /dev/sda" outputs:/usr/sbin/grub-probe: error: Couldn't find PV pv1. (HowTos)

[ubuntu] Ubuntu 11.04 not booting after deleting other partitionview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hello, I previously had 4 partitions on my computer, in order of on hard drive: 1. NTFS 2. FAT32 3. Linux swap 4. Ext4 (Ubuntu 11.04) However, they weren't in that order in the partition table (ie. I think the Ext4 was /dev/sda1 maybe). Anyway, I used GParted to delete the FAT32 partition, so: 1. NTFS 2. Linux swap 3. (Hardware)

[xubuntu] burg/grub doesnt find Win7view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hy, EDIT: I had a copy of the old bootloader (thankfully ^.^) I copied that into /dev/sdb2 and now burg found everything. (Hardware)