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Mount or fixing failed grub/drive?

Sorry for the title being so vague. Leading up to the problem the workstation would continuously freeze. After a reboot the other day the following message displayed: "target filesystem doesn't have ...
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How to postition within magnetic tape in rescue mode of the installer image

I'm trying to get data from magnetic tape in the ubuntu installer environment respectively the rescue mode of the ubuntu installer image. To do so, i need to position on a distinct filespace/filemark ...
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I deleted Ubuntu partition and my laptop it was showing grub rescue screen

I deleted Ubuntu directly from drive by deleting partition option. On restarting my laptop it was showing GRUB rescue screen, which I didn't knew what to do. I went to bios and I changed some settings ...
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entering rescue mode Grub rescue > [duplicate]

To uninstall ubuntu 13.04 I run a command wipe in terminal but due to some reason my system shuts down in between the command was running and cleaning specific system drive. And now when i am trying ...
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Cannot boot laptop after I dropped it

I dropped my laptop (from a chair!) and now it does not boot. It shows me only the grub menu screen. Using the recovery mode it gave me: No init found.Try passing init=bootarg and prompted ...
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Upgrade to 12.04 did not seem to work, can I restore back to 10.04 as I was, am stuck at grub prompt? [duplicate]

Is it possible to restore my dual boot PC to 10.04 LTS? I am concerned about rescuing my data if the upgrade to 12.04 has not worked. What options do I have from the grub prompt?
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Login identity when system sleeps

System went to sleep, then asked for a password. I have tried every password I have ever used. Does ubuntu require something different. I loaded this two years ago, last summer. I do not remember, ...
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How to have ssh running in the rescue mode?

If I select rescue mode in GRUB, ssh is not run. I have to type start ssh to have it running. Can I made this be done automatically for me? Typical situation is with broken graphics, when I need to ...
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cannot mount root filesystem on 10.04

I tried to apply the recommendation of question: Kernel Panic - not syncing: VFS: Unable to mount root fs on unknown-block(0,0) After running that command: sudo mount --bind /dev /mnt/dev I ...