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You need to make sure you have GRUB_DEFAULT=saved in your grub config (which is autogenerated, you change this part of it by editing /etc/default/grub). sudo update-grub to make the changes active and then use sudo grub-reboot $1. grep -i "menuentry '" /boot/grub/grub.cfg Will give you the menuentries that you can cut-paste in for $1. Or, as you note the ...


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The solution is simple: Change the following 2 lines in your samba config: # wins support = no ; wins server = w.x.y.z to: wins support = yes # wins server = w.x.y.z and everything should be fine for the Windows machine too!


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The following steps will make it easiest for you and the entire family: Hook up the external HDD you're going to install Ubuntu on. Go to the BIOS and set the following boot priority: CD/DVD-ROM External HDD Internal HDD Boot a live CD, and follow the instructions from the Ubuntu.com site Now your system is set up and: If anyone of your family boots ...


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You can't resize sda2 partition while it's in use. You need to boot your computer using a live USB or DVD Ubuntu, and then start Partition Manager GParted to shrink sda2 to the right, creating necessary free space (20gb?) to create a new partition (ntfs) for Windows. Beware that your grub2 bootloader will be replaced with Windows boot manager and you won't ...


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From the WineHQ - About Wine page: Wine began in 1993 under the initial coordination of Bob Amstadt as a way to support running Windows 3.1 programs on Linux. Very early on, leadership over Wine's development passed to Alexandre Julliard, who has managed the project ever since. Over the years, as the Windows API and applications have evolved to ...



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