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Broken BURG install after backup/restore

Long story short: BURG is stuck in text mode and I can't seem to get it back to the eye-candy. I have purged and then re-installed to no avail. I am running 12.04. The long story: I originally ...
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Burg Custom Icons work only with specific themes

I have made a custom icon for burg loader for my Lenovo Recovery Partition.I have made 3 icons : large_qdrive.png (128 X 128 pixels) small_qdrive.png (24 X 24 pixels) grey_qdrive.png (128 x 128 ...
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I messed up grub ubuntu 12.04

I was playing around with super boot manager and it's pretty gui features, and ended up messing up everything. I had it working really well before I started messing with super boot manager. Previous ...
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Is it possible to have music accompany the BURG screen on startup?

I'm brand new to Ubuntu, but I managed to get 12.04 LTS up and running on my Dell Inspiron 15r. Afterwards, I wanted a snazzier boot screen, so I installed BURG and chose my themes and whatnot. Now I ...
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Adding more already installed OS's to BURG

Can I add more already installed operating systems [such as BLAG linux or Fedora] to BURG [after BURG is installed] so they will appear on boot menu?
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burg problem after update

After an update of my kernel, the burg doesn't starts anymore, instead the grub came up when I've restarted my system. I tried update-burg, but doesn't helped. Any ideas?
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What are blocklists and why are they considered unreliable?

I'm new to Linux and was just wondering what blocklists are and why they are considered unreliable. Example of my problem: will@Will-PC:~$ sudo burg-install /dev/sda1 /usr/sbin/burg-setup: warn: ...
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where is my Grub?

Where is my GRUB located?? I want to install BURG now so i want to know where GRUB is. This is my partition table.Plz help. I tried The boot info script but cannot understand anything from its ...
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Help with BURG on 12.04

Can anyone tell me if this article for BURG Boot-loader is correct? I'm sure it is due to the fact that I have never had a problem with the site before. But I am always weary of things made for older ...
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Installing Another linux OS

I have Ubuntu with BURG was installed and I intended to install Backtrack to my computer. I'm afraid, if I install Backtrack, will it erase my Burg-loader. How to recover this BURG after installing ...
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Where to install Burg?

I've seen a lot of guides to install Burg, but they all say do: sudo burg-install /dev/sda And replace sda with whatever drive my boot information is on. When I do "sudo fdisk -l", I get: ...
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Is it possible to completely disable Grub timeout?

I am setting up a dual boot install for my wife's computer. I would like to disable the timeout for selecting OS that defaults to Ubuntu so the computer wont boot without making a selection. (IE. ...
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Is there a basic guide to creating themes in Burg?

I have a basic theme idea I'd like to create in burg. I can find some information about customizing existing themes in burg, but not a basic tutorial that shows you how to create your own unique ...
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How do I restore the original Grub2 boot loader?

I wanted to try out the Burg boot loader, so I typed in the following commands: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ingalex/super-boot-manager sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install burg That was ...
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How to replace GRUB with BURG without overwriting MBR? [closed]

I'd like to install BURG but I don't want it to overwrite my MBR. That's because I've got two bootloaders in my system : Default Windows 7 in MBR Grub in /dev/sda2 With the first power button, it ...
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Removing Windows and Ubuntu recovery partitions (BURG)

I have Ubuntu and Windows installed on my computer and I'm using BURG boot loader. At the moment I have 4 entries in the boot menu, Ubuntu, Ubuntu recovery, Windows recovery and windows. This is quite ...
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How to install BURG on dual-boot Windows 7 / Ubuntu machine?

I'm relatively new to Linux/Ubuntu, but I've set up my new machine as dual-boot with 11.10 and Windows 7. I'd like to replace GRUB with BURG to get a nice graphical boot menu. The machine is set up ...
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Cannot run update due to a dpkg error with burg-theme-minimal-sir

I cannot run an update or indeed run $: apt-get remove due to a dpkg error with a package that's a part of super-boot-manager. Running an update returns: dpkg: error processing ...
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How to install Burg theme in Ubuntu 12.04 (Alpha 2)? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I install BURG? Search on the web I cannot find any way to install Burg theme for Ubuntu 12.04 (Alpha 2) however there's a successful solution for Ubuntu 11.10. ...
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BURG Installation errors

Yesterday, when I booted my computer I got the Grub loading screen, then my BIOS in an infinite loop. I was able to use boot repair to fix this and boot into both OSes. Today I decided to install ...
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Operating System Not found, while booting

I installed burg bootloader, as soon as I start my computer it shows "Operating System Not Found", after I press any key on computer it goes to Option Screen without any problem, and from there ...
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Can I keep BURG on a triple boot with Windows 7 and Windows 8?

Having installed windows 8 already on virtual machine, I thought I'd like to see how it actually is, as virtual machine was a bit laggy. Windows 8 can be installed like any other OS, and it supports ...
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BURG Bootloader

I have just installed 11.10 on top of an existing Win7 Install, and I would like to try BURG, however I am curious as to how BURG handles distro upgrades. Will Burg break when 12.04 comes out? and is ...
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Burg installation error

I tired to install burg with following commands: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:n-muench/burg sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install burg burg-themes Everything went fine but when i run sudo ...
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BURG updates, but doesn't show up in boot up GRUB screen

I recently updated the Linux kernel (via the Update Manager) to 3.0.0-13. I am running Ubuntu 11.10 using BURG. Everything loaded correctly, BURG updated correctly. But when I reboot, when the ...
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How to remove and reset everything about burg, grub and plymouth

I'm a newbie to Ubuntu, and I'm using 11.10. I used super boot manager and boot manager, and I messed a lot with burg, grub and plymouth till that whatever I do there will be no change to burg theme ...
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How do I install BURG?

I found the source in launchpad for 11.04 and 10.10 but I don't know how to install or compile it.
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Is it safe to switch my bootloader to BURG?

I have Ubuntu 11.04 and Windows on a single hard disk. After reading it became clear that there are some options to have the bootloader changed into a screen with just the Ubuntu and Windows icon. ...
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How to have a grub like in Ubuntu-Light?

How can I make my grub screen look like that of Ubuntu Light. I would like to have a GRUB menu similar to this picture:
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Using burg to dualboot ubuntu 11.04 and fedora 15 from usb?

How can i make grub2 to see my ubuntu from hd and fedora 15 from usb flash, using burg and natty , cannot find a solution in any forum. Would appreciate any hints, Harry
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Can't select OS with remote in Burg

I use BURG where i can select one of 3 OS (Openelec - Windows - Ubuntu). But selecting don't work with my remote control. I can use my remote for starting the system, but not for choosing the OS. Who ...
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How do I install burg themes?

I want to install some themes for burg, how do I do that ?
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What BURG Themes are Available

What BURG Themes are Available? How do I install burg themes?
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Will replacing GRUB with BURG increase my system's boot time?

I guess BURG will require more time to start, because it displays some eye-candy graphics. If I replaced GRUB with BURG, would the time required to boot into Ubuntu be significantly longer?
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Cannot install burg: error during installation

I tried to install burg and I got an error. I've used the following commands: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:n-muench/burg sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install sudo apt-get install burg ...
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What does this parser error mean and how can it be fixed?

Well, I messed up everything and was forced to remove and re-install the system. Everything is fixed now, but for the sake of knowledge, I want to know what this error means exactly. It shows up after ...
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Burg themes not working

As soon as I updated to Natty my BURG stopped working. After a little tweaking here and there I somehow managed to get BURG install. So during the boot menu I do see the BURG menu but without the ...
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GRUB/BURG hates Windows 7

Every time I try to access my Windows 7 partition from BURG, I get a "required device is not installed" error with an error code of 0xc000000f. The same thing happens in normal GRUB. I am on Natty ...
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Is burg compatible with 11.04?

Has anybody tested burg on natty? Is it safe?
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Debconf window appearing after installing Burg

I have just added the PPA 'ppa:bean123ch/burg' with a view to installing Burg, a graphical boot manager. In the Software Center, after having clicked on 'Install' for burg-pc, I have a pop-up window ...
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GRUB/BURG listing a lot of os's [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to remove the unwanted entries from the boot menu? I guess I've got more than one ubuntu installation (either two or three) along with a windows 7 installation. Each ...
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Differences between GRUB, GRUB2 and BURG

I know Grub, Grub2 and Burg are boot loaders. What is the differences between the three?
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Why doesn't BURG replace GRUB?

BURG looks a lot better and user friendly than GRUB, at the same time it get the job done. Why Ubuntu have not switched to it?
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How to reinstall Grub after burg

How is burg different from Grub. I have installed burg and would like to know if at some point I want to go back to grub, how can I wipe burg and install grub back.
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Remove an Extra Entry for Windows 7 in BURG or GRUB?

For some reason I have two entries for the same copy of Windows 7 in burg (and before I installed burg, there were two in the grub menu as well). They are on different partitions but they boot into ...
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About Plymouth on 10.10

There are several questions regarding plymouth : 1.Is it safe with Ubuntu Maverick 10.10? 2.Is it reversible? 3.If thing goes wrong , what are the effects? 4.Will it clash with Burg?? Thanks ^^
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How to change the menu order of BURG

I have BURG installed with GRUB2 to provide nice GRUB themes on my GRUB loader. I have it all setup right but I want to know if it's possible to change the order of my menu icons. As of now, I ...
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install burg theme in grub

I want to change the theme of GRUB using BURG theme,is it possible? I do not want to install BURG in my MBR, just change the default 'GRUB' theme with BURG theme? or stealing the BURG theme and then ...
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Burg Compatibility

Is burg compatible with Ubuntu 10.10? And if yes, are there any kind of errors that will appear if install it improperly?
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How to automatically update burg after a kernel update

After every kernel update I have to run update-burg manually. How do I make it automatic?