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answered Dual boot Ubuntu and Windows 8 on Samsung 530U (500GB+24GB)
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comment Dual boot windows 8 and Ubuntu with Windows 8 Boot manager
I'm not looking for a solution to boot into ubuntu from grub.I want to boot to ubuntu from windows 8 boot manager.I would suggest you to read the Question or the thread fully.
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comment Dual boot windows 8 and Ubuntu with Windows 8 Boot manager
I tried to chroot into the ubuntu tried and tried doing a grub update but it still doesnt work.
Dec
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comment Dual boot windows 8 and Ubuntu with Windows 8 Boot manager
sorry for the delay! I tried booting into a live image and did boot-repair as you said.This is my boot-info paste.ubuntu.com/1472836 .I still get Starting cmain() error: file not found error. Its like its not able to find the root disk.
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answered How do I install Ubuntu on a computer without an OS on it?
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comment Dual boot windows 8 and Ubuntu with Windows 8 Boot manager
for boot-repair to work i have to be in Ubuntu right :/
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comment Dual boot windows 8 and Ubuntu with Windows 8 Boot manager
This is the error i get while booting Starting cmain() error: file not found and then it jumps into grub rescue mode
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comment Dual boot windows 8 and Ubuntu with Windows 8 Boot manager
Nope.. im not on UEFI .. its an old laptop .
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comment Dual boot windows 8 and Ubuntu with Windows 8 Boot manager
I tried this without that MBR part but i couldn't boot into ubuntu :| .Grub was unable to find the root disk.
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comment Dual boot windows 8 and Ubuntu with Windows 8 Boot manager
why did u do write MBR ?