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How To Clean Up Ubuntu Grub2 Boot Loader Menu

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How to clean up and edit the Ubuntu Grub2 boot loader menu differs quite a bit from previous versions. As Ubuntu nominated the new version 2 of the Grub boot manager as of 9.10, so they did away wit the old and problematic menu.lst file.

Grub2 boot loader is a leap forward in many ways, and most of the annoyances from menu.lst are gone. Yet, if you don’t clean up old versions of kernel entries, the boot list can quickly get ...

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Listed in Linux, Ubuntu

Tags: grub, grub 2, Synaptic, ubuntu

Add Medibuntu Repository for Ubuntu 9.04

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Medibuntu is probably the most useful and popular non-included repository for the Linux community. It contains a lot of codecs for viewing or creating audio and video files, among a ton of other, useful utilities and drivers.

It’s a must have repository for Ubuntu for anyone wanting to listen to various music in different formats, as well as viewing videos encoded in multiple codecs.

Medibuntu contains a lot of applications, some of the most popular are:

Acrobat Reader Firmware for the ALSA sound system Google ...

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Listed in Linux, Useful Stuff

Tags: medibuntu, repository, ubuntu

Dual Boot Ubuntu and Vista

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How do we dual boot Ubuntu and Vista, or Windows 7, where you have Windows Vista or Windows 7 installed first.

So you got a computer running Vista and like to dual boot between Vista and Ubuntu. The boot loader that ships with Vista can be a real pain. There are some nice utilities we can use to make that process a lot smoother for us. Here we go.

Create a partition

First you’ll need space for the Ubuntu installation. If you don’t already ...

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Tags: dual boot, easybcd, grub, install, ubuntu, vista