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Brand-new Universal loadeR from GRUB, is an alternative boot loader forked from GRUB2.

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How to install burg bootloader in ubuntu 20.04?

Tried many ways, but it seems a dead end. Tried the installation method for Ubuntu 16.04 but it keeps giving errors.
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Help for install grahpical boot loader in Linux Ubuntu Budgie Desktop 18.04.1

I use Ubuntu Linux with Budgie Desktop 18.04.1 It has a very nice and aesthetic interface, my big problem that I have installed Windows 10 and Linux Ubuntu Desktop Budgie 18.04.1, but I do not like ...
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How to install BURG on Ubuntu 18.04?

Is there a way to install burg theme with grub-customizer or is there any other installer for it? Because I did not find any.
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Graphical boot loader

I am currently on Ubuntu 17.10 and I want to switch the ugly GRUB boot loader with a nicer GUI one. I searched for this and I found burg but this is impossible to install it with the original ppa: ...
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Is it safe to switch from GRUB2 to BURG?

I have Ubuntu 17.10 and Windows 10 installed in dual-boot (Non-UEFI) with GRUB2 as my default bootloader. It looks kinda old-fashioned boot-menu, I want a GUI boot-menu with a better look. I searched ...
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Is BURG still supported?

I would like to make my boot screen a bit nicer, so in a search i stumbled across BURG. When I try to add the ppa and update like the instructions here, it returns a 404 error at sudo apt update. Has ...
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Not replacing deleted config file /etc/default/burg?

I uninstalled and purged BURG bootloader and all it's repositories and files but when I try to reinstall it, I get an error saying "Not replacing deleted config file /etc/default/burg" and when it ...
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How to install BURG on Ubuntu 17.04

I get a package error in BURG on Ubuntu 17.04 as they aren't in Zesty Zapus repositories yet. Can anyone tell me how to install them? Step by step if you can. Thanks
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How do I get Burg on 16.04?

Burg themes won't install on Ubuntu 16.04, after adding the repository and trying to run apt-get update it just fails with "Failed to fetch http://ppa.launchpad.net/n-muench/burg/ubuntu/dists/yakkety/...
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Burg will not detect grub on install

Ubuntu version: 16.04 Grub version: grub-install (GRUB) 2.02~beta2-36ubuntu3.2 Computer: Acer Aspire S7 392 Dual booting: Ubuntu 16.04 and Windows 10 /boot/grub/device.map file not found Result of ...
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BURG can't detect filesystem in Ubuntu 16.10

It's years now that I'm using BURG, I know it's no longer in development but was working fine for me and I knew how to tweak this or that to accomplish what I wanted. I had Ubuntu 16.04 and like the ...
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Can't use burg instead of grub2

I'm currently running on Ubuntu gnome 16.04 alongside windows 10 in double boot. I've just installed Burg, and the sudo burg-emu -d command works just fine. I'm able to choose the theme I want. But ...
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How to hide clean message of fsck on startup?

I have seen that many Ubuntu user feel that clean message makes them feel like error in their system due to this -> /dev/sda3: clean, 291272/4292608 files, 480345/18174432 blocks Since it is not any ...
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How to completely remove all BURG packages from system

I need to start fresh with installing BURG instead of GRUB on my system, and I need ALL of its packages and files GONE. Sorry if this is a newbie thing. :)
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After installing BURG my computer no longer boots Windows.. someone please help

Ok so to start with I have an Alienware X51 R3 desktop computer. Yesterday I decided that I wanted to be able to dual-boot Windows 10 (the default OS) and Ubuntu 16.04. So to do this I freed up 40g ...
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Interal Hard Disk not found after installing BURG to update grub

Hello I have an Alienware X51 R3 desktop computer, it orginally came with Windows 10, but I wanted it to be able to duel boot with Ubuntu 16.04. So after successfully installing it and having the ...
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Splash screen missing after Burg installed

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 on dual boot with Windows and I'm using Burg instead of Grub. Dual boot works fine. The Burg's theme works fine too. But the splashscreen is missing during loading of Ubuntu, ...
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Getting weird error installing Burg

I tried installing Burg to make my dual boot look better. So, I followed these instructions up to the part where it says: "BURG found! Do you want to configure BURG instead of grub2?, click Yes.". ...
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Make dual booting less of a hassle

I was wondering if any of you have a simple guide to make this possible Ubuntu on separate disk Dual boot with windows 10 Nice boot menu, something like burg with metro A non hassle way of ...
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How to install BURG on Ubuntu 16.04

I cannot find any PPA that contains BURG for Ubuntu 16.04. How can I install it?
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BURG doesn't identify Windows 10 but GRUB2 finds windows 10

Well, I really hated GRUB2 's UI. So I thought of moving to BURG. I'm using Windows 10 with Ubuntu 15.10 and Kali-Linux Triple-boot. i installed BURG though https://insanelyi.com/topic/22925-grub-...
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Windows 10 and Ubuntu 14.04 using Burg bootloader

I am trying to make the Burg boot loader to work correctly. I install burg but it only sees Ubuntu and the recovery images. After I do sudo update-burg, I get this warning: Generating burg.cfg ... ...
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Disable text output on startup?

So I have a Ubuntu 15.10 machine with burg installed. Now when I start my machine and select Ubuntu from burg, before Ubuntu loads, some text output is shown on the screen. Now I don't know what this ...
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i cant boot ubuntu after trying to install burg

So I tried to install Burg through super boot manager and so I clicked remove grub and then install burg. So I did that and it said that it was successful so I rebooted to see what it looked like and ...
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How to prevent switch to text mode during boot

I'm trying to get a full graphical boot in ubuntu. That is using burg/grub in graphical mode and launching the kernel directly in graphical mode, without switching to text mode and then back to ...
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GRUB 2 "The current input timing is not supported" on Ubuntu 14.04

I have monitor DELL u2412m, on my machine Ubuntu 14.04 and Windows 8.1 are installed. BURG didn't work, I wanted to fix it, but with no luck, instead I messed that up and computer just rebooted again ...
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Is running Burg on 15.04 possible?

Is it possible to have grub2 replaced with burg on Ubuntu 15.04? I had it on 14.04 but I'm struggling to get it on 15.04, does there need to be in a repository for 15.04 or something like that? If so, ...
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question during burg configuration in 14.04

when trying to install burg I get the following message: The following linux command line was extracted from /etc/default/grub or the 'kopt' parameter in grub legacy's menu.lst. please verify that ...
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Unable to boot Windows 8.1 anymore

I have a Dell laptop which came with Windows 8.1 pre-loaded. I decided to dual boot with ubuntu 14.04.10 and everything was working fine. I was able to boot to both windows 8.1 and ubuntu 14.04.10 ...
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Burg boot loader themes are not working

My Burg Boot Loader in Ubuntu 14.04 , isn't showing themes. I have Tried Installing Burg Many Times by different methods . but the themes are not working at all They are not shown up on burg-emu nor ...
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Cannont install super boot manager

I want to customize my plymouth, by using super boot manager. I added the repo and then updated, there is no problem at all. After I tryed to install super-boot-manager something went wrong. I get ...
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Can I change the appearance of the bootloader, ..? [duplicate]

I was bored with my bootloader, .. Can I change the theme of the bootloader, .. I was looking on google, and I found the burg,. but I could not use it because my pc is UEFI, .. I dual boot windows8.1 ...
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Burg theme not working

I have successfully installed burg in order to replace that ugly grub since I have a dual boot. So it shows perfectly. Using Gurb Manager I even managed to remove unwanted entries. But I can't install ...
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How to remove BURG and restore GRUB?

I installed the BURG bootloader today in order to give my boot up screen some style. However, when I choose Ubuntu from the list it freezes on a screen with a bunch of code. Thankfully, I am still ...
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Can't put Theme on Burg boot/burg/themes, it said "Permission not Granted"

How to get permission for all directory ? Because every-time I want to put themes on that directory, it always said "Permission not Granted". I did research, but not help.
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Forgetten to click space bar on burg install

I got some info about burg here and I wanted to install it to my pc. I used the following commands to install it: sudo add-apt-repository -y ppa:n-muench/burg sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install ...
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Burg install error

Im trying to install Burg bootloader. OS is Ubuntu 14.04LTS and Windows (unable to access through Grub since the Ubuntu update) When I run the Grub Customizer I get the following error: burg-mkconfig ...
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System Hangs on Boot after BURG Install

I installed burg using these instructions. burg-emu worked fine, the burg interface worked great, and I can still boot windows correctly. When I boot linux (recovery or normal), I get the linux ...
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Burg bootloader Ubuntu 14.04

Hello I'm a relatively new ubuntu user and I'm having some trouble with the burg bootloader. The issue is that when I choose the ubuntu option it works 1/3 of the time without any trouble but ...
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Problems with BURG on Ubuntu 14.04

i have installed Buc, Burg Manager and Burg works fine. When i reboot my laptop (Ubuntu 14.04 & Win 7), i get the Burg default display (nearly the same like grub). If i install and change a theme ...
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Grub Customizer Theme Error - Can't Find "theme.txt"

What I've Done: Fresh Install of Ubuntu 14.04 Installed BURG on all 4 of my hard drives (plus hd0) Seems to work fine Install GRUB Customizer and run as root in BURG Mode Then I get this error: ***...
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BURG installation

I've been reading about the BURG bootloader as a replacement for GRUB2. If I install BURG, will it overwrite GRUB and all of its settings? How will things work, and how do I install themes?
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I Need Install Burg In My Pc And I Have Some problems

I have some problems: I Got Anger At Ubuntu and uninstalled it (I Have already installed windows 8.1) Now I cant access my hard drive because of my fast boot feature in Windows. Now I thought of ...
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burg working, but themes aren't

It worked before, but for some reason now I can't change the booting visual anymore. When I run burg-emu on Terminal, this appears: This is exactly how it looks like when I boot the PC. But I can't ...
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burg returns to default after running "sudo update-burg"

I made 2 custom icons for the burg bootloader-1.A custom icon for Bodhi linux and 2.Gnome linux....I placed these images in the correct folders and changed their classes appropriately....I then start ...
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how to remove burg-pc error

When applying any software from Ubuntu Software Center it tells me that: Errors were encountered while processing: burg-pc The software installed, but because of the error I need to remove it.
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BURG For Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty

As the title.. how do i do that? i really want that.. but ingalex has removed the folder.. making sudo apt-get update show a error like this W: Failed to fetch http://ppa.launchpad.net/ingalex/super-...
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How do I replace GRUB with Burg?

I was just wondering if it was safe to install BURG on Ubuntu 14.04 and how do to it. It has not been updated for a while, so maybe the project is dead. If it's not possible to replace GRUB with Burg,...
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Installing BURG: ppa not working

I'm trying to install BURG to substiture Grub, on Ubuntu 14.04 (I need dual boot with Windows 7) I've tried to install burg-manager, to install burg from there. It seems all ok, it doesn't give ...
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BURG installed, only GRUB2 loads

I apologize if this question is found elsewhere, but I have already tried to find an answer and don't know where to look anymore. I am new to Ubuntu. My issue is that I installed BURG following the ...
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