Unstable: Blank screen when X starts (fresh installation)view story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Hey, long time no see.I have been trying to install debian sid on my laptop. First I installed testing with the intention of dist-upgrading to sid, but when it boots, I get a blurry screen with random, pixel-size, coloured dots. (HowTos)

[lubuntu] Dual boot Laptop won't boot after partition resize - Grub errorview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – So I resized the partition next to the one where I have ubuntu installed. Using Easeus Partition Master I made it smaller so there was unallocated space between it and the Ubuntu partition with the intention of using it to install programs. When Partition Master tried to reboot all that happened was a black screen appeared with the message ''Grub error, unknown file system... (Hardware)

[ubuntu] Installer crashes at the end of installation and no boot then.view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I've been using Ubuntu for quite a while and even made 10.4 my main OS. However I still need Windows for work so I placed it on another disk. On the first disk along with Ubuntu I used to have up to 15 partitions to try various distros but then I deleted all those small partitions and I have now the following layout: sda1-Suse11.4 (ext4)Primary sda2-FreeBSD (ufs)Primary sda3-Extented sda (Hardware)

[ubuntu] Split screen with vertical white lines when booting in pure terminal without Xview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I am running Ubuntu 11.04 on a Lenovo Ideapad S10-3t netbook. It runs well under normal operation when I boot normally (load X) and choose a Desktop environment (Unity or LXDE). Recently I tried to add a boot menu option to boot straight in to a pure terminal (command line mode) without loading X. (Hardware)

How do I change the VGA resolution for the non-graphical TTYs?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I have 200 chars in width, and only 2 old eyes. That's too much of too little :) I've seen various answers on these forums, but none of them seemed to help me. :~$ sudo hwinfo --framebuffer | grep Mode Model: "Intel(R)Sandybridge Mobile Graphics Controller" SNIP! (HowTos)

[ubuntu] Help! Ubuntu 11.04 won't bootview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I'm running Ubuntu 11.04 and it refuses to boot. I tried to use a boot repair disk, but no luck I'll paste the info from the boot repair below: Boot Info Script 0.60 from 17 May 2011 ============================= Boot Info Summary: =============================== => Grub2 (v1.99) is installed in the MBR of /dev/sda and looks at sector 1 of the same hard drive for core.img. (Hardware)

[ubuntu] Unable to boot to external hard driveview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Heya! I am quite new to Linux/UBuntu and has ran into a problem while installing/booting my newly installed Ubuntu 10.04.2.LTS. Up til now I've used a 4 gb flashdrive with a mountable partition of Backtrack 5 as my source for using Linux, and I thought that it was time to take a step further and install the entire Backtrack to disk (Ubuntu 10.04 as I have understood it?). I decided to rezise a (Hardware)

ExTiX is a desktop Linux distribution and live CD based on Ubuntu.view story

http://linuxlandit.blogspot.com – Previous versions of ExTiX were based on KNOPPIX/Debian. Version 7.0 of ExTiX was based on the Swiss Linux System Paldo. Version 8 of ExTiX was based on Debian Sid. ExTiX 9 x64 is a remaster of Ubuntu 11.10 released on 13 October 2011. The original system includes the Desktop Environment Unity with Gnome 3.2. (HowTos)

ubuntu 10.10 box that keeps losing its internet connection.view story

http://linuxfloat.org – hi all. I have an ubuntu 10.10 box that keeps losing its internet connection. from the logs, a program named os-prober runs consistently right before the box "crashes". I am not 100% sure what exactly is happening when the box loses connection though. from my googling os-prober is for grub2. is disabling it as simple as editing /etc/default/grub? is there something I need to restart? (HowTos)

[ubuntu] 10.04.3 LTS x64 initramfs prompt every bootview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have a refurbished Dell PowerEdge R200 using a SAS 6 RAID controller that I am attempting to install Ubuntu Server 10.04.3 LTS x64 on. I have a RAID 1 setup that I am installing to. Well the install of Ubuntu Server x64 went through with no errors, but when I rebooted it went to a (initramfs) prompt complaining that it gave up waiting for the root device. (Hardware)