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Aaargh, I tried to upgrade to 11.04 but with 6 minutes left to complete it froze all up. I had to cut power to try to restart. Now it does not boot anymore. Somewhere in the text I find "kernel panic" so I assume this is something serious? Problem is that on this computer I have my emails and have not been able to recover them yet using the live cd because I am suddenly not the owner any more. 11.04 works perfectly from the live cd.

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Copy the /home folder to a different disk, you need root permissions for that. When done, change the owner to you. –  Lekensteyn Apr 30 '11 at 13:09
    
Hello, this question has no information and activity for a very long time. I am closing it for now. If by any reason you think this question is still viable or useful in anyways or that there is still a good chance it will be answered please flag it to a moderator or add a comment with the reasons why you want it open. Regards –  Bruno Pereira Feb 17 '12 at 22:24
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closed as too localized by Bruno Pereira Feb 17 '12 at 22:25

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