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  1. #1

    please please help

    well i installed in "expert" mode cuz i didnt want to install GRUB on hdd but fd....

    i was successfull there but i dont think i installed properly cuz documentation for many things seem to be mising & also lots of more problems.....

    so is there a way by which i can like install ALL packages again & fixing watever i installed improperly???

    there's no sound...& i cant even change my screen resolution...stuck at 1280x1024 & shows refresh rate at 0Hz....they just wont budge.....
    no internet connection ( i ve a PPPoE connection) & wont let me use any tools either....

    so please please help....

  2. #2
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    May 2004
    arch linux
    If it were me... I'd just do a "fresh" install rather than trying to repair a botched install. In the end, it might even be quicker, plus you'll get more practice at Debian installation.

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    my problem of doing a fresh install is that i already ve windowsXP & FC4 running fine on the same hdd....

    my other hdd is gone so me left with just this one...& i dont want to mess up with my current GRUb or installations

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    it will ask you if you want to install grub. You can select no if you want.
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    Nov 2004
    Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Quote Originally Posted by Vergil83
    it will ask you if you want to install grub. You can select no if you want.
    This is IMHO easier if you've already got Grub installed because of some other distro. You'll just need to edit the menu.list file in the first distro's /boot/grub folder (if you need help with this, just ask, I've done it a few times).
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