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Grub2 mutual dependency issue

For various reasons I am installing .deb dependencies for grub2 using dpkg directly (rather than apt-get). root@ubuntu:/dl# dpkg -i grub-gfxpayload-lists_0.6_amd64.deb Selecting previously ...
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“/usr/sbin/grub-mkconfig: 11: /etc/default/grub: *: not found” error when removing kernel packages

I need to install some stuff but it says I need to remove Linux Kernel Image for version 3.11.0-12-generic and Linux Kernel extra for version 3.11.0-12-generic. Please help. miles@Ubuntu-PC:~$ sudo ...
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Can't remove kernels “run-parts: /etc/kernel/postrm.d/zz-update-grub exited with return code 1”

Yesterday I upgraded Ubuntu from 12.04 to 12.10. However, the linux kernel has not upgraded from 3.2 to 3.5 as I would have expected. $ uname -r 3.2.0-32-generic $ uname -a Linux tony-b ...
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Why does Eclipse keep crashing and dpkg erroring out?

I am getting the error: E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1) This happened while I was trying to upgrade my PC. I use Eclipse and it keeps on crashing. Please help. Here's the ...
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Partition not showing in dpkg-reconfigure grub-pc (grub2) menu

I am trying to install grub boot loader on a partition /dev/sda3 (ext3 formatted), but it is not showing as an option when I run dpkg-reconfigure grub-pc. My details are: I have a dual boot system ...
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Grub-pc installing error

Trying to fix my apt-get upgrade, it always stopped at setting up grub-pc... I read somewhere that I should purge remove my grub2 and then reinstall it. I did that and after lots of paying around i ...
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Grub-pc installing error [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Grub-pc installing error Trying to fix my apt-get upgrade, it always stopped at setting up grub-pc... I read somewhere that I should purge remove my grub2 and then ...