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/dev/sda1 contains a file system with errors, check forced [duplicate]

After booting into Ubuntu this shows up /dev/sda1 contains a file system with errors, check forced. Inodes that were part of a corrupted orphan linked list found. /dev/sda1: UNEXPECTED ...
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How can I debug why Ubuntu boots to BusyBox? [duplicate]

When I turn my PC on, it asks me if I want to boot Ubuntu 16.04 or Windows 10. When I choose Ubuntu 16.04, it look like it is booting, but then it just show me this screen: BusyBox v1.22.1 (Ubuntu 1:...
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Boot drops to a (initramfs) prompts busybox [duplicate]

This question duplicated with this. I asked for answer this question. Because I cannot answer the original question because I don't have 10 reputations. After hard reset I've encountered with: ...
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Ubuntu root mount failed and also fsck not found at initramfs [duplicate]

fsck /dev/sda1 -->/bin/bash: Output: not found
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Can't boot Ubuntu Live from USB (initramfs) unable to find a medium containing a live filesystem [duplicate]

I'm looking for a bit of advice regarding Linux Live booting from USB. So I tried building a bootable Persistent Ubuntu Live USB the following way: downloaded Ubuntu 16.04.3 LTS ISO,downloaded Linux ...
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Ubuntu 17.10 doesn't boot. Plymouth and intramfs prompt error [duplicate]

I recently installed some Plymouth themes by using this command: sudo apt-get install plymouth-theme-* Then I changed theme to ubuntu-budgie using this command and selecting the theme: sudo update-...
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Booting to initramfs again and again [duplicate]

Novadays it is very hard to study with an unstable computer. I had my laptop for about 5 years and a year ago I installed Ubuntu alongside Windows (which I never used). I had no problems for about a ...
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Ubuntu(LTS 14.4.3) won't boot after installation [duplicate]

I installed Ubuntu 14.4.3 LTS in my home PC(gigabyte motherboard, AMD phenon X2 Processor and 4GB ram) but when i try to start in the next morning it won't start, stuck with "initramfs" prompt.
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Can't boot Ubuntu 16.04 OS [duplicate]

It's happand after the laptop is accidently shutdown when battery is dry. Theb when I try to start the laptop it always show blank purple screen. So I tried to select option "advance option" then ...
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Stuck in “Ubuntu Shell” [duplicate]

As of yesterday, my laptop was fine. Now, when I try to boot it up, it's stuck in BusyBox v1.22.1 (Ubuntu 1:1.22.0-15ubuntu1) built-in shell (bash). GUI is completely gone. Any suggestions on how to ...
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Stuck in command screen! [duplicate]

I use my computer yesterday and it worked just fine. Today I turn on the computer and I am since this command screen and I am trying to get out of it so I can use my computer. How do I do that? PS I ...
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Initramfs comes while booting ubuntu. how to solve? [duplicate]

On my multibooting old laptop when I trying to boot ubuntu its showing BusyBox v1.21.2 (ubuntu 1:1.21.0-1ubuntu1) built-in shell(ash) Enter 'help' for a list of built-in commands. (...
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Dell Inspiron 1545 laptop with Ubuntu 18.04 boots to 'BusyBox v1.27.2 (Ubuntu 1:1.27.2-2ubuntu3.2) built-in shell (ash)' [duplicate]

My laptop was closed in sleep mode, and the screen was blank (dark) when I opened it this morning. I rebooted it, and I get the POST, then the 'Ubuntu' boot-up window, then about a minute later the ...
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Ubuntu16.04 boots into initramfs

Ubuntu doesn't boot up and it goes into initramfs. I am writing from a live CD trial session. what should I do? I understand that the boot flow is broken and that when the files from root are going ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 - “BusyBox built-in shell (initramfs)” on every boot

Every time we reboot the Ubuntu PC, it's showing this screen, and not going anywhere, even when we typed exit. How to get rid of this nightmare permanently, so that it never ever happens? BusyBox ...

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