Computer boots into GRUB2. How to boot into Windows directly?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi everyone, When I turn on my computer, grub2 starts automatically. It doesn't give me an option, I just turn on my computer and GRUB2 immediately pops on my screen. I tried booting Windows using a variety of commands (trying to set root and then booting that, but I kept getting errors and more and more frustrated). Anyway, seems that if I write exit, then Windows will load. (Hardware)

double checking install on SSDview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – So i have been running Ubuntu 14.04 on some old PCs and laptops. I am going to install it now on a small SSD and I just wanted to double check something. The laptop is AHCI supported and all that. i found that you should not let Ubuntu create a swap space. I have 4Gb of RAM in the laptop I am using. (Hardware)

Fedora Developer Announces New Partition Managerview story

http://www.linux-magazine.com – New tool will look like GParted but support a wider range of storage technologies. (Distributions)

[CentOS] firefox keeps downloading .iso filesview story

http://centos.1050465.n5.nabble.com – Whenever I start firfox, it tries to download two .iso files into Desktop. Until recently, I wouldn't notice until it announced that it had run out of room. At that point I would click on the messages to make them go away. In the mean time, it had been chewing up bandwidth. One file, I had tried to download by mistake. Don't remmeber what I did with it on purpose. The other I downloaded into a par (HowTos)

LXer: Extend LVM partition size when there is no free space in the Volume Groupview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Published at LXer: There are some cases when we want to extend the size of LVM partition but if there is no free space available in the Volume group , then first we have to extend the volume group , to extend the volume group add new disks in volume group using vgextend command. Read More... (HowTos)

Data Recovery from one RAID 1 diskview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hello, Im pretty new to using ubuntu for data recovery. Im having some difficulty retreiving the data of an old NAS Drive (Seagate NAS) It was a RAID 1, but I only have the one drive that i can use. I'm hoping one of the gurus can tell me where I'm going wrong. (HowTos)

Problem with partitioning new drives (system-config-lvm crash)view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Running RHEL6.4 on a Dell. Previously had 1 2TB drive running the OS and 1 2 TB drive being used as scratch space. Wanted to add 2 more HDs to the scratch space, upping it to 6TB. (HowTos)

Disc not visible after installing OpenBSD 5.5 on itview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Disc size: 250 GB. I've created 10 GB partition at the beginning of disc wd1 using OpenBSD installer. After installation, Code: fdisk -e wd1 tells Code: No such file or directory . I've installed sets from ftp, previous installation from CD failed (CD read error) Are data on disc lost ? (HowTos)

Partitioning options & opinionsview story

http://forums.fedoraforum.org – Hi everyone I'm not certain this is in the right category, because I'm not installing per se, but I'm doing things that are usually done when installing... Anyway, I'm running low on space in my /home directory, which is a separate partition on my FC17 system. (HowTos)

How To Add Post-Install Script to Netinst USB Image?view story

http://forums.fedoraforum.org – Any sensible way to add a post-install script to a dd-burned netinst USB image so I can either get at the script after booting into the new install, or tweak the install to copy the script to the new system? dd seems to create 2 partitions. When I mount the empty partition and add the file, the stick won't boot. (HowTos)