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    Need help installing Elive 0.4.2!

    I need some help installing Elive with dual boot. any help would be great...thanx!

    I've tryed already and I got a GRUB Error 17.

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    Linux Guru antidrugue's Avatar
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    Oct 2005
    Montreal, Canada
    Quote Originally Posted by Punisher666
    I've tryed already and I got a GRUB Error 17.
    Quote Originally Posted by Grub Manual
    17 : Cannot mount selected partition
    This error is returned if the partition requested exists, but the filesystem type cannot be recognized by GRUB.

    Did you install it like that ?

    How did you partition the drive?
    "To express yourself in freedom, you must die to everything of yesterday. From the 'old', you derive security; from the 'new', you gain the flow."

    -Bruce Lee

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    I got it to work now...thanx though.

    Now I'm a total noob to Linux and I'm trying to find or set up a "Documents" type folder. where or how should i go about doing that?

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    Linux Engineer psic's Avatar
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    Nov 2004
    Ljubljana, Slovenia
    In linux, your folders and files are stored in /home/your-username. Here you can make any directories you wish (documents, pictures, blablabla). As a normal user, this is the only folder you can write to.

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