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I encountered a Kernel Panic error and I went to go load up LiveCD install I have on my SD Card with Ubuntu 13.04 on it, I choose to Install Ubuntu, however when I get to the options of what I want to do, the "Reinstall Ubuntu 13.04" option is greyed out, leaving me with the other only option of installing along side the current Ubuntu 13.04 install or Delete all files and settings and Install Ubuntu 13.04 fresh.

I'm finding this really annoying because all I want to do is RE-Install system files and fix this Kernel Panic error, and keep all my files. How can I un-grey the "Reinstall Ubuntu 13.04" option?

More about my kernel panic error, I was getting ExitCode=0x00007f00 Init was trying to be killed and caused the Kernel Panic error, because something decided to mess up, when everything was running perfectly fine until I went to go do a reboot after installing some updates which asked me to reboot afterwards.

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Make sure your live CD is the same architecture (32/64-bit). If so then you may have to check the integrity of your filesystem. Is your HOME on the same partition or is it separate? – Takkat Jul 2 '13 at 9:41
I have x86 (64-bit) architecture installed currently, which is the same as the LiveCD I have. it doesn't make any sense why it would still be greyed out. As for the HOME it's on the same partition, and the filesystem is Ext2/Ext4 with LLVM. – user94959 Jul 2 '13 at 10:32
Can you mount your drive and access your HOME from the live system? – Takkat Jul 2 '13 at 11:37
I can't do that because of the Kernel Panic error 0x00007f00 that sets in place during boot. Hence why I am trying to get the LiveCD installer to let me reinstall system files. At initial boot on the live system I can access GRUB menu, but there is nothing significant I can do from there besides editing the boot configurations. – user94959 Jul 2 '13 at 11:55
You should be able to mount the internal drive from Nautilus in the live session. If not then either the filesystem was encrypted or it is corrupt. – Takkat Jul 2 '13 at 11:58

Wow… unnecessary downvote to an old post. Anyway my solution was to just switch over yo Linux Mint since Ubuntu 13.04 was causing more problems than its worth.

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