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I posted the new question here and hopefully I can get the partition tables fixed and return to this problem.
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I then booted from my thumbdrive and ran sudo gparted to make sure my files were still in order. Nope. I got this message Invalid partition table on /dev/sda -- wrong signature 5208. On gparted the drive shows up as 2 tb unpartitioned with a red error marker next to it. This is where I am now
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comment Why is the upgrade manager freezing when upgrading to 13.10
I am going to start a new question since my problem has deviated so far from the initial symptoms. After trying mount -o remount, rw / and using the recommended dpkg --configure -a in the maintenance shell, it seem to continue upgrading where it left off (it made it passed where it was stuck on prior attempts). However, it seems to have aborted due to too many errors. I then restarted the system and it booted fine (I was happy at that point). I opened up a terminal and ran sudo apt-get install and while doing its thing the whole system froze. I restarted and it wouldnt boot from thedrive
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comment Why is the upgrade manager freezing when upgrading to 13.10
this question was migrated to askubuntu recently. It sounds like the problem I am having now (little flaky on the details on how the person got to this point). The problems are identical starting from the freezing and restart. I'll give the solution a try and get back with the results.
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