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Friends computer refuses to boot. Have tried live cd and trying to mount the 79gb file system and get the following message. 'Unable to mount 79gb file system Error mounting:mount: wrong fs type, bad option, bad superblock on/dev/sda1, missing codepage or helper program, or other error In some cases useful info is found in syslog - try dmesg | tail or so

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