SYSLINUX is a boot loader for the Linux operating system which runs on an MS-DOS/Windows FAT filesystem.

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Read/write Excel files using java in linux environment(Query Based)

Requirement:- I'm looking for help in finding some workaround so that we can: use an Excel driver (preferably some kind of ODBC-JDBC bridge) use SQL queries with the driver. Perform Sql queries in ...
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Ubuntu installation on Windows 7

Can anyone provide me with link of ubuntu setup(non .iso file) so that i can install it side-by-side on windows without writing on cd or usb flash drive?
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Can i install ubuntu onto my Craig CLP281a netbook? [duplicate]

I have a Craig CLP281a android 4.0 net book. How can I install a different OS on that device?
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syslinux 4.02 installation error [duplicate]

I'm very new to the whole Ubuntu thing. A little back story, my acer aspire s3 951's OS deleted itself. I don't know why, but it happened as soon as the warranty expired. So I was having a hell of a ...
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additional drivers not showing up when syslinux.cfg is used to boot livecd straight to desktop

I have created a custom LiveCD of Ubuntu 12.04.3 32bit using UCK. I created a bootable USB using Startup Disk Creator and I am able to detect and install additional drivers without a problem when a ...
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upload files with SCP

when I try to upload files to may desktop machine from my linux server with SCP i get below error scp username@desktop-Machine-name: < Path to upload file on desktop> Error: ssh: ...
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Boot Ubuntu from a bootable USB hangs on purple screen

I recently bought a laptop (Lenovo Y410P) with Windows 8 pre-installed and I'm trying to dual boot Windows 8 and Ubuntu 13.0. I created a bootable usb using Pendrive. Then I changed the Boot Mode to ...
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problem with setting up multiboot ISO usb using syslinux

I have followed this tutorial: http://blog.jakgibb.com/2013/01/03/creating-a-multiboot-usb-stick-using-syslinux/ I want to boot linux live ISOs directly from USB drive using syslinux instead of ...
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Dual-Booting Ubuntu and Backtrack on a external HDD

Now I would like to install Ubuntu and BackTrack on the same external hard drive. I do not want Ubuntu live, because I use it often and I need it installed. However, I don't care about BackTrack. I ...
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How to install Syslinux on Ubuntu 13.04?

I really searched a lot in Google, but i don't found anything. I want to replace my GRUB with Syslinux. I just installed syslinux with sudo apt-get install syslinux (alias, it seems it was already ...
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SYSLINUX 4.03 2010-10-22 EDD error when trying to install ubuntu

I'm having some seroius problems with my ubuntu installation. When booting on my computer (a Compaq Presario CQ56) it freezes on a black screen with the message SYSLINUX 4.03 2010-10-22 EDD ...
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Is it ok , if I install ubuntu linux mint and windows in C drive?

I already had windows 7 os , then I install linux mint 15 in c , now I want to have ubuntu in c , may it create any problem , because I have reached to maximum partition of my hard disk. so can not ...
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qemu -cdrom ubuntu.iso -boot d -m 1024 -curses

How do I disable frame buffers in Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy kernel, I tried all kinds of kernel parameters but none work? DEFAULT ramdisk LABEL ramdisk kernel /casper/vmlinuz append boot=casper toram ...
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How does WPA supplicant run with Connection Manager?

I was hoping someone would be kind enough to explain slightly in detail about how the wpa_supplicant runs with any in-house developed network manager or HP ConnMan. Any responses will be greatly ...
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SYSLINUX 4.06 error on boot

I'm a college student majoring in computer science and I thought it was finally time to switch to a "computer scientists" operation system. I decided to try ubuntu first because it seems like the ...
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Unable to boot USB install image 13.04

I've tried creating a USB boot drive but it always fails with a message from Syslinux and a boot: prompt. unknown keyword in configuration file FILE0 boot: I've checked the md5sum of the iso - the ...
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SYSLinux Error on boot, ubuntu 13.04

Want to try out Ubuntu 13.04 on my HP Pavilion dv7 1132nr but I keep getting this error. SYSLINUX 4.06 EDD 2012-10-23 Copyright (C) 1994-2012 H: Peter Anvin et al First of all, a few things: I ...
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Ubuntu booted from live USB freezing on boot message [duplicate]

This is my first time really getting to know Linux. I'm booting Ubuntu 12.10 on my HP G65 Notebook, which is pre installed with Windows 7 64 bit, from a live USB. The HP loads just fine and proceeds ...
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Ubuntu boot USB flash does not work

MY laptop is a Dell Inspiron 5520 with a sticker of Ubuntu on it. i have downloaded Ubuntu desktop 12.10 64-bit and made my Ubuntu bootable USB flash drive. I restarted my computer. It gave a black ...
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how to stop adding unused module to loadable kernel module?

Is there any way how to stop unused module to loadable kernel module other than putting them in the mod probe blacklist.
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How can I multiboot Windows XP, Ubuntu 12.04, Windows 7 and Pardus 2011?

Is it possible to install Windows XP with Ubuntu 12.04 on master drive. And Windows 7 with Pardus 2011 on slave drive? If so, can you provide instructions on how to go about doing so? I had to wipe ...
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Ubuntu not loading from USB flash on HP netbook

Trying to install Ubuntu on a HP Netbook Mini 210-4150NR( 1GB RAM) I have installed ubuntu 12.04 LTS using uNetbootin and USB installer on USB. Changed the boot sequence in BIOS to load from the USB ...
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how to disable usb based on vendor id in linux environment?

I want to disable usb based on vendor id in linux environment. i want to allow only specific usb's only based on vendor id.
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How to make an Ubuntu installation on external HDD boot on any system?

When installing Ubuntu 12.04 to an external HDD using Ubiquity, it installs GRUB2 to that HDD. Such installation works fine on the machine on which it was created, but on any other machine everything ...
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ubuntu 12.10 amd64 isolinux.cfg is corrupted (Fresh download)

I have just downloaded ubuntu 12.10 amd64 and when I try to boot it through a USB flash disk, it says : "Unknown keyword" and the "no default or ui configuration" thing. I looked through syslinux.cfg ...
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No filesystem could mount root

I am trying to boot a linux kernel 3.7.0 on virtualbox and it keeps telling me the same message: "No filesystem could mount root tried ext3 ext4 vfat fusebk". I put append root=/dev/sda in my isolinux ...
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Permission denied when copying my files into a drive [closed]

It`s been my very first day of using ubuntu 12.10 version in my lappy. As a newbie in ubuntu, i am facing a problem regarding about transferring any files into my drives except the home. Wehenever i ...
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Where's syslinux.cfg in Lubuntu 12.04?

Can someone tell me where the 'syslinux.cfg' file is located in Lubuntu 12.04?
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Can I install Ubuntu/Lubuntu on a pc with a video card that is not supported if I add `nomodeset` in using the live cd/usb?

I have a computer with a video card that has no Linux support. I discovered this issue while trying to use a persistent usb to boot from. I found that I can boot like that if I change options and ...
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Instruct Ubuntu to boot TORAM from flash drive using unetbootin

I have used UNetbootin to create an installable / live bootable flash drive from Ubuntu 12.04. However that didn't preserve the normal Ubuntu boot menu which allows to me to enter advanced options. It ...
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Can't open .wmv video files [duplicate]

I installed 12.04 and installed all plug-ins related to video drive. I installed VLC player and tried to start a .wmv file but I get this error: No suitable decoder module: VLC does not ...
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How do I make a syslinux file for an ubuntu partition that is not where syslinux is

Sorry, i am a bit of an ubuntu and syslinux begginer, and i was just wondering where i can read some documentation using syslinux on ubuntu. What kind of search terms and sites should i use?
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Why is ubuntu, or any OS for that matter, giving me a blank syslinux screen? (USB) [duplicate]

I'm getting a syslinux screen upon boot from USB, is there any way to avoid this? It's happening for any OS that I'm trying to install. The exact message is: SYSLINUX 4.03 2010-10-22 EDD Copyright ...
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Why does my Live-USB fail to boot with “Syslinux…”?

I having trouble getting to boot from a Live USB pendrive explained in Ubuntu.com website. I downloaded various ISO images and only had success in booting from Live a CD or DVD. I've gotten newer ...