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avikulkarni
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Re: installation error

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Post by avikulkarni » Mon Feb 04, 2019 11:55 am

I can boot now and created a username and password (I did not created user and password on installing )the demo user is still showing.and grub shell not showing.thank you very much @fehlix for helping.

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Re: installation error

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Post by dolphin_oracle » Mon Feb 04, 2019 12:34 pm

you can use mx-user-manager to delete the demo account if you wish.
http://www.youtube.com/runwiththedolphin
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FYI: mx "test" repo is not the same thing as debian testing repo.

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Re: installation error

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Post by fehlix » Mon Feb 04, 2019 12:49 pm

avikulkarni wrote:
Mon Feb 04, 2019 11:55 am
I can boot now ...
Cool. Well done. :number1:
Just in case you would have the desire to boot from your LiveUSB stick again:
Do create a new file /boot/grub/custom.cfg (create and edit as user root):

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# this is /boot/grub/custom.cfg
# to boot from Live USB stick using Plop Boot Manager
menuentry "Plop Boot Manager" {
    search --no-floppy --set=root --file /boot/plpbt.bin
    linux16 /boot/plpbt.bin
}
and extract plpbt.bin from PloP Bootmanager downloaded zip-file and copy to /boot/plpbt.bin.
:puppy:
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GeForce GTX 770, Samsung SSD 850 EVO 500GB, Seagate Barracuda 4TB

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